Document ReferenceNe C 4923/1-2
TitleLetter from Reverend John T. Becher, Southwell, to Henry, 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 10 Apr. 1812
Date Of Creation10 April 1812
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionSaying that his instructions regarding Constables, Special Constables, and Watchmen had been adopted by the Sessions and that records be kept of their duties. The inability to suppress the printed letter to accompany the aforementioned petition. On advice to the framework knitters' Attorney, and on reaction to the ingratitude expressed in the petition by the Common Council against the Orders in Council. Observing that, whilst the subversion of principles had been achieved, they had not achieved the confidence nor the respect of the people. Reference to an enclosed letter.
Termcivil disorder, Nottinghamshire 1812
occupations and professions, framework knitters
occupations and professions, constables

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA11217Becher; John T. (1770-1848); Rev.; visiting justice for Nottinghamshire; chair of Newark quarter sessions; prebendary of Southwell1770-1848
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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