Record

Reference numberCB/1/5/113
Alternative reference numberBLA.N.24.2
LevelItem
TitleDraft of a letter from Charles Blagden to Mrs Nelmes
Date[1775]
DescriptionGives news of his appointment as Physician to the Army in America and will leave within the month. Asks for £300. Asks her to inform his Uncle Blagden and all hi other relations and friends. Hopes to be able to travel to Cork via Bristol, asks if Mr Lewis can send details. Asks for six jars of Hotwell water to be sent to Joseph Banks and to Dr Solander. Sends a note to his Uncle Blagden concerning flavoured rum and gives news of Captain Phipps who is now Lord Mulgrave.
Extent1 sheet
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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