Document ReferenceNe C 4609/1-2
TitleLetter from J.E. Denison [later Viscount Ossington], Ossington Hall, Ossington, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] Lord Lincoln [later 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne]; 9 Feb. 1846
Date Of Creation9 February 1846
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionHad intended to offer his full support for Lincoln's re-election until he sought it as Chief Secretary to Ireland; asks Lincoln's intentions in relation to the maintenance of the 'Protestant Church Establishment' in Ireland; will agree to support Lincoln only if he intends to open for 'consideration on a nearer and closer view of Irish affairs'; invites Lincoln to visit him to discuss the matter further; asks how long the debate in the House of Commons is expected to last.
Termelections, South Nottinghamshire 1846
parliamentary business, debates
Irish affairs, religion
Publication NotePublished as part of the 'Politics of the 4th Duke of Newcastle' e-learning resource on the website of Manuscripts and Special Collections, The University of Nottingham

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
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