Letter from Lord Loreburn to C.P. Scott

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  • Reference
      GB 133 GDN/E/1/2
  • Alternative Id.
  • Dates of Creation
      31 Jul 1914
  • Physical Description
      1 sheet

Scope and Content

Letter from Lord Loreburn [Robert Threshie Reid, Earl Loreburn (1846-1923), lord chancellor] expressing his admiration for Scott’s attitude to the threat of war. Loreburn informs Scott that the majority of the Cabinet members are against British intervention in war, and conveys his belief that Parliament should continue its discussions.