The Dyers Trade of Dundee: The Dyers Trade - The Threat from Abroad

  • Steve Murdoch (Invited speaker)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar


An invited speaker to the Guild of Dyers of Dundee. This lecture looked at the decline of the Dyers trade in the late 17th century, largely due to East India Company imports, but also Scottish textile works set up in Sweden and Germany.
Period6 Dec 2019
Held atThe Dyers Guild of Dundee, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • Trade
  • textiles
  • Guilds
  • Dundee
  • early modern
  • history