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Miscellaneous papers, 19th-20th cent.

MS. Eng. c. 5769
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Some papers relate to the Bruce, Brisbane and Dallas families, including some verse, and

  1. (fols.1-3) list of officers present with Nelson at the Battle of Trafalgar, 1805
  2. (fols.73-4) Brisbane and Hely-Hutchinson family pedigrees, 20th cent.
  3. (fols.77-8) a letter from Lady Keith to Sir George Dallas, 1818
  4. (fols.84-92) papers relating to Napoleon, 1814-16, n.d.
  5. (fols.93-113) papers mainly relating to Marshall Ney, 1814-15, n.d.
  6. (fols.114-86) printed items, in French, 1815-34, n.d., including some relating to (fols.114-53) Ney's trial, 1815, n.d., and (fols.154-6) Michael Bruce's trial, 1816
  7. (fols.187-99) marriage settlement of Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1819 (half wrapper of striped moiré paper)


  • Creation: 19th-20th cent.


200 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 5769

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom