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GD364Papers of the Hope Family of Luffness, East Lothian1452-1968
GD364/1Hope of Luffness: Bundled papers1452-20th century
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD364/1/1184
Title Papers relating to army in England and Ireland; Home Defence; military memoir (in French) on defence of Ireland, post 1800 [1809?], possibly by Dumouriez.

Memorandum on barracks to be constructed following Inspection Reports, 1809.

Distribution of troops in Districts, April, May, July, Nov, Dec 1809, and return of recruits for regular army, 1807-9.

Extracts of official papers dealing with embarkation points of Scottish troops for Ireland; facilities available or to be constructed at Cairnryan and Ardrossan.

'Instructions for Assistant QMG' by Robert Brownrigg.

'Regulations for issue of Bat and Forage', 1809

Letters from Aaron Burr relating to recovery from Duke of York of model of 'cheval de frize portatif' an invention submitted to him by Maximilian Godefroy of Baltimore, 1809. 2 letters + 1 enclosure.

Remarks by [-] Herschel on Probability of Fair or Bad Weather, according to phases of moon.

Letters relating to appointment of Lt. Col. Bunbury as Under Secretary at War Department, 1809. Appointment of Alexander Hope to Clothing Board, 1809.

Letters from Lt. Col. Graves concerning his court-martial, 1809-10
Dates c 1807-1810
Access status Open
Location Off site
Level File

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