Scottish Affairs Committee Recommend Changes Strengthening the Role of the Redundant Secretary of State for Scotland

    James Douglas, 2nd Duke of Queensberry (1662-1711) Secretary of State for Scotland, 1709-1711.  procured the signing of the 1707, Treaty of the Union           Secretary of State for Scotland – About the post The post was created soon after the Union of the Crowns, but was abolished in 1746,Continue reading “Scottish Affairs Committee Recommend Changes Strengthening the Role of the Redundant Secretary of State for Scotland”