Robert Crichton (Lord Advocate)

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Robert Crichton (died 1582), of Eliock, in Nithsdale, was Lord Advocate of Scotland.[1] He purchased Clunie Castle and the adjoining lands from the Diocese of Dunkeld where his cousin, Robert Crichton, was bishop.


  1. ^ Burns, J. H. "Crichton, James". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/6698.  (Subscription or UK public library membership required.)

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain"Crichton, Robert (d.1586?)". Dictionary of National Biography. London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1885–1900.