The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 48
Mr. Gladstone left Dalmeny Park on the morning of Monday, December 1st, and, crossing the Forth at Queensferry, proceeded by special train to Inverkeithing. There an address was presented to him by the Magistrates and Town Council of the burgh. On arriving at Dunfermline, the next stoppage, a large crowd, numbering about 9000 persons, was found awaiting the train at the railway station. Provost Walls, in the name of the Corporation, presented an address.