Document ReferenceNe C 4602/2
TitleLetter from J.W. Andrews, Long Bennington, Lincolnshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton, Lord Lincoln, later 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne]; 29 Jan. 1846
Date Of Creation29 January 1846
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionRefers to the resolution passed at a meeting of the Nottinghamshire Agricultural Protection Society calling for Lincoln's resignation following his change of heart on the Corn Laws; says he did not vote for this resolution and will give his vote in any election; discusses his opposition to any alteration to the Corn Laws and Sir Robert Peel's opinion on the tariff; thanks Lincoln for his assistance in gaining votes for a 'Tancred studentship' for his son.

Letter addressed to 'My Lord'; recipient identified from contents.
Termclubs and societies, Nottinghamshire Agricultural Protection Society
education, studentships
patronage, thanks for
taxation, tariff
agricultural protection
Corn Laws, opposition to
resignations and dismissals, 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne
elections, South Nottinghamshire 1846

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA11206Andrews; J.W. (fl 1846); of the Notts. Agricultural Protection Society; of Long Benningtonfl 1846
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
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