Document ReferenceNe C 4620
TitleLetter from J.T. Becher, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] Lord Lincoln [later 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne]; 18 Feb. 1846
Date Of Creation18 February 1846
Extent2 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionHas contacted the tenantry of Sir Richard Sutton and believes the majority of votes are Lincoln's; says some had previously promised votes to Mr Hildyard or were members of the Agricultural Protection Society; states the latter have promised not to vote against him; discusses what else should be done with regard to these voters.

Letter marked 'Private'.
Termelections, canvass
elections, South Nottinghamshire 1846
clubs and societies, Nottinghamshire Agricultural Protection Society
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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Persons
CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA11045Sutton; Richard (1733-1802); 1st Baronet; cr. 1772; M.P.1733-1802
NA11216Hildyard; Thomas Blackborne Thoroton (1821-1888); Mr; of Flintham, Nottinghamshire; M.P. South Notts. 1846-52 1866-851821-1888
NA11217Becher; John T. (1770-1848); Rev.; visiting justice for Nottinghamshire; chair of Newark quarter sessions; prebendary of Southwell1770-1848
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
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