Document ReferenceNe C 4556
TitleLetter from John Parkinson Esq., Clumber [Park], Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 1 Aug. 1837
Date Of Creation1 August 1837
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionEncloses a copy of his accounts [not present]; comments on a nomination meeting at Mansfield; says the show of hands was in favour of Mr Foljambe, with that for Mr Knight and Mr Houldsworth being roughly equal; discusses the speeches of the candidates; thinks the contest will be close; says there is a hope that Mr Foljambe will be beaten; states that the majority of Lord Scarborough's tenants intend to vote for a Conservative candidate; discusses plans for an after-election dinner at Newark for the friends and supporters of Lord Lincoln and Colonel Rolleston.
Termelections, North Nottinghamshire 1837
elections, South Nottinghamshire 1837
elections, nominations
patronage, political

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA11164Foljambe; - (fl 1837-1846); Mr; 'red' electoral candidate for North Notts.fl 1837-1846
NA11163Houldsworth; Thomas (1772-1852); Mr; M.P. Pontefract 1818-1830, Newton 1830-1832, North Nottinghamshire 1832-18521772-1852
NA8506Savile; John Lumley- (1788-1856); 8th Earl of Scarbrough; succ. 1835; M.P. 1826-18351788-1856
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
NA11176Rolleston; Lancelot (1785-1862); Mr; M.P. Notts. South 1837-18491785-1862
NA11143Parkinson; John (fl 1830-1837); Esq.; agent of 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lynefl 1830-1837
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
NA9648Knight; Henry Gally (1786-1846); Mr; M.P. Aldborough 1814-1815; Malton 1831-1832; North Nottinghamshire 1835-18461786-1846
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