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Reference numberCB/1/2/41
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.193
LevelItem
TitleLetter from John Blagden, Gray's Inn to Charles Blagden, Physician at Gloucester
Date13 May 1771
DescriptionDiscusses their brother Dick and possibility of his becoming a partner in Mr William Phelps' clothing business. Would prefer him to go into business with Mr Charles Adey but it does not seem possible. Cumming has not yet finished Blagden's watch. Ellis is very ill but getting better, Moses and his family enquired after Blagden. Hill is ill with gout, follows Dr Cadogan's regimen. Discusses his feelings about Miss Osborne's marriage. Discusses Lord Ligonier and his wife's infidelity.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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