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Papers of Ramsay family, of Ochtertyre.

Identifier: Acc.5386

Scope and Contents

1. three documents, 1723-1748, concerning James Ramsay of Ochtertyre

2. extract of letter, 1762, of Joseph Macdonald (possibly the piper)

3. journal, 1776, of the first part of a journey from Edinburgh to London

4. 18 poems in Latin and three in English, 18th century, many in the hand of John Ramsay of Ochtertyre.


  • Creation: 1723-circa 1799.

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0.02 Linear metres (1 folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented, 1971, by Michael Allan, Bridge of Allan.1 November 1971

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