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TITLE
Lord John Drummond
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_569_P351
DATE OF IMAGE
1895
PERIOD
1740s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31303
KEYWORDS
Jacobites
dukes
Culloden
armies
Charles Edward Stuart
Charles Edward Stewart
Lord John Drummond

Lord John Drummond was the brother of James Drummond, the Duke of Perth. He commanded a regiment in the French service known as the Royal Scots. During the 1745 Jacobite Rising he took his regiment to aid Bonnie Prince Charlie. He landed in Montrose in November 1745. After the Battle of Culloden he managed to evade capture and escaped to the Continent on board a French ship.

This illustration can be found in vol 2 of 'Historical Papers Relating to the Jacobite Period 1699-1750', edited by Colonel James Allardyce LL.D and printed in Aberdeen for the New Spalding Club. The Spalding Club was an antiquarian society founded and named after John Spalding, a lawyer and Commissary Clerk of Aberdeen during the reign of Charles I

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Lord John Drummond

1740s

Jacobites; dukes; Culloden; armies; Charles Edward Stuart; Charles Edward Stewart

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

Lord John Drummond was the brother of James Drummond, the Duke of Perth. He commanded a regiment in the French service known as the Royal Scots. During the 1745 Jacobite Rising he took his regiment to aid Bonnie Prince Charlie. He landed in Montrose in November 1745. After the Battle of Culloden he managed to evade capture and escaped to the Continent on board a French ship.<br /> <br /> This illustration can be found in vol 2 of 'Historical Papers Relating to the Jacobite Period 1699-1750', edited by Colonel James Allardyce LL.D and printed in Aberdeen for the New Spalding Club. The Spalding Club was an antiquarian society founded and named after John Spalding, a lawyer and Commissary Clerk of Aberdeen during the reign of Charles I