General Duff Case Study: At home in India

General Duff Case Study: At home in India

At home in India Although Patrick made the arduous voyage between India and Britain five times, most of his adult life was spent in India….

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General Patrick Duff of Carnousie, Banffshire

General Patrick Duff of Carnousie, Banffshire

  General Patrick Duff of Carnousie, Banffshire by Alistair Mutch   General Patrick Duff (1742-1803), commander of the East India Company’s Artillery in the 1790s,…

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Warfield Park Case Study: A Country House of One’s Own

Warfield Park Case Study: A Country House of One’s Own

When returning to England, how did East India Company officials and their families marry the England they imagined to that they were greeted with? For…

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Aske Hall Case Study: East India Company Connections

Aske Hall Case Study: East India Company Connections

East India Company Connections Although Lawrence Dundas was never a ‘servant’ of the East India Company, he was closely involved in its affairs. He bought…

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The Indian Seal Case Study: The Reunion

The Indian Seal Case Study: The Reunion

On 7 April 1978 Dr Nandy wrote to the 9th Baronet to introduce himself as the biographer of his ancestor, Cantoo Baboo, and the two…

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