CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 2769/I/22
TitlePapers of Major General D. Forbes, Migvie House, Aberdeen
Date1793 - 1847
Extent4 boxes
DescriptionPapers of Major General D. Forbes, Migvie House, Aberdeen;

Army Commissions of General Forbes 1793 - 1837
Returns of Capt. D Forbes' Light Company, 78th Regiment 1811
Letters to Major Forbes while 78th Regiment was in Java including letter from the Governor Thomas Stamford Raffles, 1811 - 1813.
Regimental abstracts 1811 - 1817
Papers and letters regarding Col. Forbes' Indian accounts with Forbes and Co., Bombay 1819 - 1836
Letters from brother officers 1822 - 1846
Letters and papers regarding the estate of deceased Captain Cameron of 78th Regiment for whom Col. Forbes was executor, 1822 - 1827
Papers regarding proposed Scottish Military and Naval Academy, 1825
Papers and letters regarding Edinburgh and Dalkeith Railway, 1827 - 1846
Letters from General and Lady Bruce on Hutton Hall trust estate, family and social matters, 1830 - 1840
Letteres from Duke of Wellington, General Lord Hill and Lord Fitzroy Somerset, 1838 - 1847.
Access StatusOpen
Related MaterialMS 2769/I/58/1
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