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"Document Of Appointment Of Gustavus Hamilton"

Date

1689

Technique

Hand written

Dimensions

Length: 41cm
Width: 31cm

Caption

A black and white document, dated 13th February 1689, appointing Gustavus Hamilton of Monea Castle the First Governor of Enniskillen and signed by 156 principal men of the town. Hamilton enrolled the first Troop of Horse and Companies of Foot which became the Royal Inniskilling Dragoons and the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers respectively.

Object number

FCM_1980_098A