Photocopies of documents formerly at Yester House. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.14810
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1673-1739. (Creation)

Extents

  • 13 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    The original documents are no longer with the main collection.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents are as follows:

    (i) Poem in the hand of the 2nd Marquess of Tweeddale: ‘On the death of Lady Sophia Hay who dyed at Yester the 29th of April 1678 and of her age the 13th yeare’ (folio 1);

    (ii) Extract of the blazoning of the coat of arms borne by Sir James Hay, 1st Baronet of Linplum, 10 February 1673 (folio 4);

    (iii) Newsheet, Edinburgh 1715, concerning fighting between the Jacobites and the forces commanded by the Duke of Argyll (folio 5);

    (iv) Inventories, 1739, of pictures at Pinkie House (folio 6).

  • Arrangement

    13 folios.

Components