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Correspondence and papers of John Campbell, 4th Earl of Loudoun, chiefly addressed to him from the Low Countries and relating to his regiment, the Scots Greys, and the War of the Austrian Succession.

Identifier: MS.2520

Scope and Contents

Included are a few letters addressed to Lieutenant-General Sir James Campbell of Lawers.


  • Creation: 1741-1748, 1773, undated.

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187 Leaves ; Folio and under.

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187 folios.

Custodial History

The papers were bought by the National Library of Scotland with the aid of the Reid Fund.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, 1937.

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