Document ReferenceNe C 4646/1-2
TitleLetter from Richard Milward, Thurgarton Priory, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] Lord Lincoln [later 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne]; 2 Mar. 1846
Date Of Creation2 March 1846
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses an article in the 'Nottingham Journal' regarding Lincoln's speech at Newark; answers his question as to how he could have signed Mr Hildyard's circular containing accusations against Lincoln; says that the contents of the document are justified and he saw an instance of impersonation at the Lowdham poll; argues that having a 'free trader' as member for South Notts. would have left many constituents misrepresented.
Termelections, speeches
bribery and corruption, South Nottinghamshire 1846
elections, South Nottinghamshire
Free Trade, opposition to
publications, newspapers, 'Nottingham Journal'

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA11216Hildyard; Thomas Blackborne Thoroton (1821-1888); Mr; of Flintham, Nottinghamshire; M.P. South Notts. 1846-52 1866-851821-1888
NA11243Milward; Richard (1810-1879); Mr; of Thurgarton Priory; formerly Parkinson; son of John Parkinson of Ley Fields1810-1879
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
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