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Tartan Details - Edinburgh Military Tattoo (Dance)

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Edinburgh Military Tattoo (Dance)" tartan is shown below. 

STA ref: 1140
STWR ref: 1140
Designer: Dalgliesh, D C
Tartan date: 01/01/1982
Registration date: This tartan was recorded prior to the launch of The Scottish Register of Tartans.
Category: Military
Restrictions: Yes.
Registration notes: Although the original Edinburgh Tattoo tartan was created in 1982, it was principally for the use of Highland dancers performing in the tattoo and thus proved a little too lively for general use (Lochcarron info). Count changed slightly to match D.C. Dalgliesh weaving of 1982. Sample in Scottish Tartans Authority's Dalgety Collection. Design registered with Scottish Tartans Society, 1991 and Patented.
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