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Diaries and letter books of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Malcolm and other members of the Malcolm of Burnfoot family including his sons, George and Pulteney Malcolm.

Identifier: Acc.12150/1-58

Scope and Contents

Diaries, letter books and commonplace book, 1835-1884, of Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Malcolm (1782-1851) his sons, Rear Admiral George John Malcolm (1830-1884), and Pulteney Malcolm (1831-1852) of the Bengal Civil Service, and of George John Malcolm's wives, Ottonie von Dungern (1841-1866) and Sophie von Brockdorff (1846-1927).


  • Creation: 1820-1884.

Language of Materials

Mostly in English. Other languages may also be present.

Conditions Governing Access

Normal access conditions apply.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


0.00 Linear metres

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 2002, by Mrs Heather Osborne, Barnstaple.

Related Materials

For other Malclolm of Burnfoot family papers see MSS.5899-5900, Accs.5753, 6684, 6690, 7216, 8804, 9765, 11019, 11708, 11757, and 11800.

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