Letters and papers chiefly concerning the families of Forbes and Skene. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.1704, folios 2-8
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 1622-1713. (Creation)

Extents

  • 7 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1936, by William Berry, Tayfield, Newport, Fife.

  • Scope and Contents

    Letter of Elizabeth Sinclair, Lady Sinclair, to Lord Forbes, 1622; fragment of a covenant with the Almighty signed by John Skene of Skene, 1677, l680; covenant with the Almighty by John Forbes of Balfluig, 1697; memoranda of Colin Campbell, Minister of St Nicholas, Aberdeen, 1703; poem on the union of the Parliaments, circa 1707; letter, 1713, of George Skene of Skene, Rector of Marischal College, Aberdeen.

Components