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The Black Watch (Royal Highland) Regiment (42nd Foot)

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Date: 1732-1988
Functions, occupations and activities: Army > Infantry
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/C23551 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/O38251 )
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1732-1988: corresp, letter books, diaries, muster rolls, order books, sketch books, maps, photos etc
Black Watch Regimental Museum
NRA 17576 Black Watch
1757-1763: 2nd Battalion muster rolls, hospital charges, accounts, bills of exchange, orders etc: North America
Blair Castle
NRA 11000 Stewart-Murray
1756-57: letters and orders
Manchester University: University of Manchester Library
NRA 10462 Bagshawe
1772-82: papers of John Peebles' Company
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
1778-79: recruiting accounts of the 2nd Battalion
Collection held privately: enquiries to National Register of Archives for Scotland
NRA 11847 MacLeod
1791: muster roll
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 31601 Campbell
1791: monthly return, detailed list of officers
Highland Archives
NRA 43319