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Letters and papers concerning Scottish affairs., 1810-1830.

Identifier: MS.13

Scope and Contents

The contents include:

Letters, etc., 1813, on the proposed Bill for the Better Preservation of Game in Scotland;

Lettters, etc., 1815, on the Bill for Trial by Jury in Civil Causes;

Report, 1819, by the Barons of the Exchequer of Scotland to the parliamentary commissioners appointed to inquire into the Courts of Justice in Scotland;

Memorial, 1826, of the Judges of the Supreme Consistorial Court of Scotland to the Treasury regarding their salaries;

Memorial, 1827, of the Judge Admiral of Scotland relating to salary;

Notes, 1829, by John Connell on the Scotch Entail Bills;

The proposed Anatomy Bill, 1829;

Proposed retiral of Sir Walter Scott from the Principal Clerkship of Session, 1829.


  • Creation: 1810-1830.


302 Leaves ; Folio.

Language of Materials

From the Series: English


302 folios.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, Sotheby's, 23 February 1927, lot 740.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

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