|D,C Stewart. The Setts of the Scottish Tartans,,
No. 244 The Strathearn tartan is said to have been worn by the father
of Queen Victoria H.R.H. Edward, Duke of Kent, who was also Duke of
Strathearn. As Colonel of the Royal Scots Regiment 1801-1821, he apparently
sent a sample to Wilson's of Bannockburn with a view to 'dressing
the gallant corps'. It also the adopted tartan of the Comrie Pipe
Band./ W.&.A.Smith Authenticated Tartans of the Clans and Families
of Scotland, 1850.