Catalogue description Dumfriesshire (Canonbie, Drumlanrig, Langholm, Sanquhar, Wanlockhead, etc), Peeblesshire...

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Description: Dumfriesshire (Canonbie, Drumlanrig, Langholm, Sanquhar, Wanlockhead, etc), Peeblesshire (Kirkurd, etc), Roxburghshire (Branxholm, Hawick, Melrose, etc) and Selkirkshire (Bowhill, Buccleuch, etc) writs, charters, maps, rentals, accounts and estate papers 15th-20th cent, incl records of Wanlockhead (Dumfriesshire) lead mining 1766-1900, Midlothian (Caroline Park, Cowden, Dalkeith, Granton, Inveresk, Musselburgh, etc) writs, charters, maps, rentals, accounts and estate, mining and mineral corresp and papers 16th-20th cent, incl Granton harbour records 1834-1906, Burntisland (Fife) pier and ferry papers mid 19th cent, Inchkeith (Fife) island plan 1804, rental of the entire Buccleuch estates in Scotland 1766, accounts of the Duchess of Buccleuch's English estates 1696-1701, Beaulieu (Hants) estate corresp 1845-52 and papers rel to the Montagu family estates 18th-19th cent, Adderbury (Oxon) and Surrey (Petersham, etc) estate accounts c1759-95, house building and household records 17th-20th cent, mainly Drumlanrig, Dalkeith and Bowhill, but incl Langholm, Caroline Park, Edinburgh, Smeaton (Midlothian), Hawick, Newark (Selkirkshire), London, Hinckley (Leics), Adderbury (Oxon), Surrey (Sudbrook Park, etc), Cawston and Nuneaton (Warwicks), Cannes and Bad Gastein and Scott and Montagu-Douglas-Scott testamentary, legal, financial and family papers 16th-20th cent, incl records of the Buccleuch Hunt c1802-1957, letters and papers of the Duke of Monmouth 1661-85, Anna, Duchess of Buccleuch (d1732) and Sir Walter Scott 1807-32, etc
Date: 14th cent-20th cent
Held by: National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland), not available at The National Archives
Other reference: See HMC Principal family and estate collections L-W, 1999 [70a]
NRA catalogue reference: NRA 34806 Buccleuch

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