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Transcripts of the Papers of John Scattergood


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Transcripts of the papers, 1704-1725, of John Scattergood, from The National Archives, Masters' Exhibits in Chancery, Scattergood v. Raworth, Bundles 134/1-2, made for B.P. Scattergood, 1916-1917.


  • 1916-1917


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Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. d. 156].
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MSS. Eng. hist. d. 156-163

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CMD ID 13290

Biographical / Historical

John Scattergood (1681-1723) was an East India merchant.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The transcripts were given to the Library in 1937.

Existence and Location of Copies

The originals are held by The National Archives, see Scope and Content.

Related Materials

Typed copies of the transcripts were given to the British Museum (Add. MSS. 43730-43733), the India Office, and Guildhall Library.


  • A number of the documents are printed in The Scattergoods and the East India Company, ed. Sir R.C. Temple, Lavinia M. Anstey, and B.P. Scattergood (Bombay and Harpenden, 1935).
Transcripts of the Papers of John Scattergood
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