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Reference numberCB/1/5/245
Alternative reference numberBLA.P.92
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Sir Charles Morice Pole, Braywick Grove to Charles Blagden, at Sir Joseph Banks's, Soho Square, London
Date5 August 1811
DescriptionHas received a letter from Bligh with the official notification of his promotion to the rank of Rear Admiral. Rode over to Windsor on Saturday and saw Dr Willis, Dundas, the Prince and Duke of Cumberland but did not receive any news on the patient [King George III]. Discusses the Prince Regent and the Duke of Cumberland and the possibility of War with America. Lady Sommers visited them. Asks Blagden to call in with Prosperi if he is passing Cavendish Square, he is finishing a bust of Mr H.
Extent2 sheets
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2992Pole; Sir; Charles Morice (1757 - 1830)1757 - 1830
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