Miscellaneous papers of the 9th and 10th Marquesses of Tweeddale. Edit


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Level of Description


  • 1857-1898, undated. (Creation)


  • 314 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Will of the 9th Marquess of Tweeddale and papers concerning the executry of the 8th Marquess of Tweeddale, 1874-1876 (folio 1);

    (ii) Birth certificate, 1886, of Lord Arthur Vincent Hay (folio 28);

    (iii) Printed election addresses, 1865, 1868, of the 10th Marquess of Tweeddale to the electors of Taunton and East Lothian (folio 29);

    (iv) Official papers, 1890-1898, of the 10th Marquess of Tweeddale as Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland (folio 52);

    (v) Papers of the 10th Marquess of Tweeddale concerning the Indian Mutiny, especially the disturbances at Simla in 1857 (folio 70);

    (vi) Miscellaneous papers, circa 1865-1868, undated, of the 10th Marquess of Tweeddale concerning India, being chiefly drafts and notes in the hand of the 10th Marquess for parliamentary speeches (folio 156).

  • Separated Materials

    For a manuscript related to (v) see MS.14536.

  • Arrangement

    514 folios.