Scot­land’s Print­ing Her­itage is the trad­ing name of the Scot­tish Print­ing Archival Trust, which was formed in 1988 to con­serve ‘knowl­edge and exam­ples of Scot­land’s print­ing her­itage for the ben­e­fit of the pub­lic and print/media education’.

The Trust pro­motes inter­est in the his­to­ry of the Scot­tish print­ing indus­try, which is one of Scot­land’s old­est, and works with insti­tu­tions across Scot­land to ensure that print­ing archives and arte­facts are not lost.

The cur­rent Trustees are:

  • Bob Hodg­son (Chair), appoint­ed Sep­tem­ber 2010. Email: chair [@]
  • Peter Laid­law (Hon Trea­sur­er), appoint­ed Feb­ru­ary 2012. Email: trea­sur­er [@]
  • Helen Williams (Hon Sec­re­tary), appoint­ed Jan­u­ary 2011. Email: sec­re­tary [@]
  • Patrick Mark, appoint­ed Feb­ru­ary 2002
  • Gar­ry Rich­mond, appoint­ed June 2021

Annu­al reports and min­utes of Trustee meet­ings (once approved) are avail­able on the through this link.

If you want

  • a firm to under­take print­ing pro­duc­tion in Scot­land con­tact Print Scot­land.
  • to buy any of the Trust’s pub­li­ca­tions, please vis­it our online shop. At the moment we are only able to deliv­er with­in the UK.
  • if you have any ques­tions or want to find out more about the Trust, please use the con­tact form below, email sec­re­tary [@], phone 07585541680 or fol­low us on X/Twitter.

Please note that the Trust is unable to give an opin­ion on the val­ue of indi­vid­ual books or collections.

Infor­ma­tion you pro­vide when using this con­tact form it will only be used in accor­dance with our Pri­va­cy Pol­i­cy.

Last updat­ed 16 Feb­ru­ary 2024

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