Document ReferencePl C 52/37
TitleCopy letter from [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland, Whitehall, London, to Charles Hope [later Lord Granton], Edinburgh, Scotland; 11 May 1801
Date11 May 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionFollowing the resignation of the Lord Chief Baron, the king has appointed the Lord Advocate to that office and invites Hope to become his advocate; informs Hope that directions have already been made for the proper instalment of his appointment; offers his congratulations.
Termappointments, legal

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
NA41343Hope; Charles (1763-1851); Lord Granton; President of the Court of Session; Lord Advocate 18011763-1851
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