Record

Reference numberCB/1/2/59
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.211
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Mary Blagden (afterwards Mary Lewis), Bristol to Charles Blagden, at Mrs Blair's, Dickson's Close, Edinburgh
Date5 December 1765
DescriptionWith pencil corrections.
Thanks him for his letter and his account of his journey to Edinburgh. Jokes with him about his climb to his garret lodgings. His Aunt would like a full account of his health and his Uncle would like an account of his studies. Has no news from Alderley. Enquires after Tom Morgan. Brother Tom intends to write to him next week. Gives news of all their family's health and other news from Bristol of deaths and marriages.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView