Accounts of Susan, Marchioness of Tweeddale. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 1715-1736, undated. (Creation)


  • 218 Leaves (Whole)



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  • Conditions Governing Use

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  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Cloth and clothing bills, 1717-1736, undated (folio 1);

    (ii) Cloth bill, 1729-1730, to the Marquess of Clydesdale (folio 34);

    (iii) Bills, 1717-1721, of Edinburgh shoemakers (folio 35);

    (iv) Bills, 1719-1736, of East Lothian weavers (folio 39);

    (v) Bill, 1721, for wine glasses to Lady Mary Hamilton of Baldoon, Edinburgh (folio 48);

    (vi) Bill, 1722, for mirrors, Edinburgh (folio 49);

    (vii) Bills of Edinburgh and East Lothian tradesmen: pumpmakers, 1721, 1733 (folio 50); locksmith, 1721-1722 (folio 52); ostler, 1721 (folio 53); clockmaker, 1721 (folio 55);

    (viii) Carriers' bills, 1713-1734 (folio 56);

    (ix) Edinburgh tradesmen's bills for horse and coach expenses: harnessmakers, 1724-1725 (folio 61); coachmaker, 1721, and the coachman's accounts, 1727 (folio 64);

    (x) Bills, 1716-1727, of Edinburgh, Musselburgh and East Lothian smiths (folio 68);

    (xi) Tradesmen's bills, 1716-1721, for building and repairs chiefly at Tweeddale House (folio 82);

    (xii) Bills, 1716-1734, of Edinburgh and East Lothian coopers (folio 93);

    (xiii) Servants' receipts, 1715-1725, for wages (folio 102);

    (xiv) Various estate and garden accounts, 1717-1734 (folio 112);

    (xv) Legal accounts and related papers, 1719-1736, of transactions with John Davidson of Whitehouse, Writer to the Signet (folio 123);

    (xvi) Miscellaneous accounts and receipts, 1715-1736 (folio 166).

  • Arrangement

    218 folios.