Copies of letters and papers concerning the Commissioner for the Revenue Settlement of the Ceded and Conquered Provinces. Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Level of Description


  • 1808-1813. (Creation)


  • 2 Volumes (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    i + 405 folios.

    The foliation is divided between 2 volumes: (i) folios 1-209; (ii) folios 210-405.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows.

    (i) Letter of Richard Waite Cox and Henry St George Tucker, Commissioners, to the 1st Earl of Minto, 1808 (folio 1);

    (ii) Letter of Cox and Tucker to the 1st Earl, 1808, with papers concerning the Etawah settlement (folio 5);

    (iii) Final report of the Commissioners, 1808 (folio 20);

    (iv) Minutes of Henry Thomas Colebrooke (folio 100) and John Lumsden (folio 120), Members of Council, 1808, concerning the final report of the Commissioners.

    (v) Reports and assessments, 1809-1810, concerning the revenue settlements of Cuttack (folios 132, 184), Agra (folio 142), Etawah (folio 210), Aligarh (folio 276) and Farruckhabad (folio 326).