Robert Scott Moncrieff letters, 1801-1803

This page is an access point for an online-accessible version of a collection of records from our archives: the letters of Robert Scott Moncrieff, joint Glasgow agent of the Royal Bank of Scotland, to William Simpson, the bank's cashier, 1801-1803. Digitised versions of the letters are presented here, side-by-side with transcriptions. 

Accessing the records

Before using this resource, please read the source guide (PDF 231KB), which explains the background and context of the letters as well as the process by which they have been digitised and transcribed.

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January and February 1801 (PDF 9.1MB)

March and April 1801 (PDF 9.1MB)

May and June 1801 (PDF 9.8MB)

July and August 1801 (PDF 9.1MB)

September and October 1801 (PDF 7.3MB)

November and December 1801 (PDF 8.8MB)

January and February 1802 (PDF 6.4MB)

March and April 1802 (PDF 8.3MB)

May and June 1802 (PDF 9.5MB)

July 1802 (PDF 5.9MB)

August 1802 (PDF 5.7MB)

September and October 1802 (PDF 10.3MB)

November and December 1802 (PDF 10.5MB)

January 1803 (PDF 6.2MB)

February 1803 (PDF 6.5MB)

March and April 1803 (PDF 9.9MB)

May and June 1803 (PDF 9.3MB)

July and August 1803 (PDF 10.1MB)

September and October 1803 (PDF 9MB)

November and December 1803 (PDF 9MB)