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Printed ‘Instructions to be observed by the Persons appointed to take care of the Rebel Prisoners, etc., in Great Britain’., 1745.

Identifier: MS.287

Scope and Contents

Included are the signatures of Charles Allen and T Cayley, Commissioners for taking care of sick and wounded seamen and for exchanging prisoners of war, and specimen schedules for prisoner returns, as in MS.288.

This copy was used by George Fraser, Auditor of Excise, who had charge of the payment of the prisoners in Scotland.


  • Creation: 1745.

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3 Leaves ; Folio.


6 pages.

Repository Details

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

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