Copies of correspondence and other documents of James Stuart. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.8410
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1782-1783. (Creation)

Extents

  • 429 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    429 folios.

    The original arrangement by fascicule has been retained.

  • Scope and Contents

    Many of the letters in this volume are duplicates of those in MSS.8408-8409.

    The papers consist of:

    (i) 'Index and List of the Packet Dated Negapatam, 23rd October, 1783', being the same index as in MS.8408 (folio 1);

    (ii) 'Copies of Letters from Mr. Cochrane to Lord Macartney, 9 February-8 August, 1783' (folio 13);

    (iii) 'Mr Cochrane to The Government at Madras from the 8th Septʳ. to 25th D[o]., 1783' (folio 58);

    (iv) 'Mr Cochrane to The Government at Madras From the 2nd Septʳ. to the 11th Octʳ., 1783' (folio 70);

    (v) 'Tranquebar Intelligence', 4 December 1782, to 11 August 1783 (folio 84);

    (vi) Duplicate of section (v), but continued to 29 August (folio 156);

    (vii) 'Inteligence [sic] Tranquebar from the 2 Aug[t]. 83 to 2 Septʳ.' (folio 230);

    (viii) 'Extracts from Letters from Major-General Stuart to Mr Cochrane', 1 February-14 July 1783 (folio 242);

    (ix) 'Extracts from Letters from Major-General Stuart to Mr Cochrane', 1 February-7 August 1783 (folio 266);

    (x) 'Extracts from Letters from Major-General Stuart to Mr Cochrane', 2 August-8 September 1783 (folio 295);

    (xi) 'Extracts from Letters from Major-General Stuart to Mr Cochrane', 11-18 September 1783 (folio 309);

    (xii) 'Extracts from Letters from Major-General Stuart to Mr Cochrane', 11 September-14 October 1783 (folio 321);

    (xiii) 'Intelligence Book 1st', 24 February-11 April 1783 (folio 333);

    (xiv) 'Intelligence Book 2d', 12 April-19 June 1783 (folio 357);

    (xv) 'Intelligence Book 4d', 12 September-3 October 1783 (folio 381);

    (xvi) 'Intelligence from Tranquebar No.3', 2-24 September 1783 (folio 405).

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