Birthplace of Lord Eldon, Newcastle


The birthplace of John Scott, first Earl of Eldon and Lord Chancellor, was a grand house on Love Lane (no longer there). John Scott and Elizabeth (Bessie) Surtees, the daughter of a wealthy banker, eloped and married against her father's wishes in 1772.

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from Newcastle libraries (flickr)
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John Scott, 1st Lord Eldon (1751-1838)
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John Scott, 1st Lord Eldon (1751-1838)

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