Document ReferenceNe C 4548
TitleLetter from H. Gally-Knight, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne, Portman Square, London; 23 Jul. 1837
Date Of Creation23 July 1837
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses briefly the 'strange conduct' of the Holdsworth clique; thinks that Holdsworth should request his friends 'not to plump for him, but to divide with me'; discusses the progress of his own canvass; comments on his dislike of the 'plumping system'; says that William Mason may be brought in as a candidate at Bassetlaw, but the result is in no doubt.
Termelections, North Nottinghamshire 1837
disputes, electoral, Mr Gally-Knight v Mr Houldsworth
elections, Bassetlaw 1837
elections, voting, plumpers
elections, canvass

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA11163Houldsworth; Thomas (1772-1852); Mr; M.P. Pontefract 1818-1830, Newton 1830-1832, North Nottinghamshire 1832-18521772-1852
NA11172Mason; William (fl 1837); Esq.; electoral candidate at Bassetlawfl 1837
NA9648Knight; Henry Gally (1786-1846); Mr; M.P. Aldborough 1814-1815; Malton 1831-1832; North Nottinghamshire 1835-18461786-1846
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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