Scotland's History Land and Votes The Crofters Land Act passed

The Crofters Land Act passed – 1886

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The Crofters Land Act is passed granting crofters secure tenancy, fair rents and the right to pass on tenancy to descendants. Video: A history of Scotland: This Land is Our Land.

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