Reference numberCB/1/5/246
Alternative reference numberBLA.P.93
TitleLetter from Sir Charles Morice Pole, Maidenhead to Charles Blagden, High Row, Knightsbridge
Date14 August 1811
DescriptionInvites Blagden to call with him. Gives news of Miss Hope and Mrs Goddard. Describes the weather. Repeats what newspapers tell of appointment of Duke of Kent in Ireland with Lord Moira as Commander in Chief. Will ask Lady Sommers at Cheltenham to pass a message to Mendoza. Hopes the good sense of Mr Monroe will prevent war between Britain and America. Discusses Irish question. With note on Bligh. Asks is it too late to alter bust he has ordered from Prosperi.
Extent3 sheets
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2992Pole; Sir; Charles Morice (1757 - 1830)1757 - 1830
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