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Story about the Duke of Tarentum and his family in Uist, 1877

 Item
Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/45

Scope and Contents

Story entitled 'Duke of Tarentum' stating that he visited Uist [Uibhist] in 1846 and left £10 a year to his cousins Alast[air] and Isebal [Alexander and Isabel MacEachan]. It gives details of the MacEachan family including a nephew of the Duke, who learned English under a tutor paid for by the Duke, and mentions two young men who were taken away on the Duke's ship.

Dates

  • 1877

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

Extent

From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location

5.07

Physical Location

folio 14v, line 1 to folio 14v, line 22

Related Materials

Coll-97/CW108/42 - notes on the family of the Duke of Tarentum in Uibhist a Deas/South Uist.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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