Journal, possibly by Miss M. Lindsay

Scope and Content

  • Journal, possibly by Miss M. Lindsay, of a journey with her parents from Glasgow, and a visit to the West Country, 16 Nov. 1802-19 Feb. 1803, 26 Mar.-17 Apr. 1803. Her father has added place names, and the number of miles travelled, on the versos of leaves in the first volume, and his own diary entries, up to 13 Feb. 1803.
  • A weather diary, 10 Dec. 1802-25 Mar. 1803.

Administrative / Biographical History

Miss M. Lindsay (fl 1802-3).

Conditions Governing Access

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Acquisition Information

Bought by the Library, Henry Bristow, cat. 311 (1993), 37.


Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A description is available in the Library, where there is also a card index to unpublished catalogues.

Personal Names