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GD157Papers of the Scott Family of Harden, Lords Polwarth, Berwickshire1343-1920
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD157/2548
Title Harriet Scott to Anne Scott, her daughter
Dates 1822-1853
Access status Open
Location On site
Description 1822, August 13. Edinburgh. Expected arrival of George IV.
16 August 1822. Edinburgh. Entry of King; `horrid death of poor Lord Londonderry'.
17 August 1822. Levee is well over; `His Majesty wore the Royal Tartan Highland Dress with Buff coloured Trowsers like flesh to imitate His Royal Knees, and little Tartan bits of stockings, like other Highlanders, half up his Legs, and he looked very well only a little huffle buffle by all accounts'.
21 August 1822. Sends medals.
(?23 August). 1822.
n.d. (1822). In Italian.
1 August 1830. Dreadful reports from Paris.
15 January 1843. Rogate. Description of dinner at which George III became publicly mad.
13 June 1852. Grosvenor Place. `I am rather anxious at some plans Henry has about adding to Mertoun House & fear his getting into Mr. Burn's clutches like poor Ld. Lothian with his house'.
February 1853. Rogate.
26 June 1853. Rogate.
n.d. Incomplete
Level File
Extent 12 letters (13 items)

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