General Duff Case Study: Conclusion

General Duff Case Study: Conclusion

Patrick Duff’s letters reveal something of the concerns of those of more middling rank who made fortunes in India and were fortunate enough to return…

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General Duff Case Study: Scotland

General Duff Case Study: Scotland

  Scotland By March 1784 Patrick had ‘been thinking ever since about buying Land, and if a Man can get a snug spot, with about…

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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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William Rattray of Downie Park

William Rattray of Downie Park

By Ellen Filor The Rattrays of Rannagulzion, Drimmie, and Corb were an old Scottish family who supported the Jacobite cause in both 1688 and 1745….

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Aske Hall Case Study: The properties after the death of Sir Lawrence

Aske Hall Case Study: The properties after the death of Sir Lawrence

The properties after the death of Sir Lawrence On his death in 1781 ‘Lawrence Dundas of Arlington Street in the County of Westminster’ left ‘to…

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