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Letter from Lieutenant Governor Alexander Shaw, Castle Rushen to John Murray, 4th Duke of Atholl, with a copy proposal from the House of Keys

Date(s): 25 Nov 1803

Creator(s): Shaw, Alexander

Scope & Content: A manuscript letter from Lieutenant Governor Shaw to the Duke of Atholl, containing a copy of a proposal submitted by the House of Keys and its Speaker, John Taubman, for raising more seamen and money for public purposes, which involves imposing additional taxes and licences; Shaw also reports that he has summoned a Court of Tynwald for Wednesday 30 November.

Language: English

Extent: 2 pages (1 sheet)

Item name: Letter

Collection: Manuscript Archive

Level: ITEM

ID number: MS 09707/7/2361

Retrieval number: AP X24 (3rd)-29

Record class: Private

Access conditions: No regulations or restrictions are implemented on this material.


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