Papers of the Douglas family of Springwood Park chiefly concerning the purchase of Bridgend and Longnewton estates. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.8077
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1742-1859. (Creation)

Extents

  • 157 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.

  • Scope and Contents

    Bridgend (afterwards Springwood Park) was bought by Sir James Douglas in 1750, and Longnewton in 1765. Some of these papers relate to a dispute with Sir William Scott of Ancrum over the teinds of Longnewton.

  • Arrangement

    157 folios.

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