Document ReferenceNe C 6990
TitleLetter from John W. Croker, 14 Duke Street, Westminster, London, to Henry Pelham-Clinton, 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 3 Feb. 1832
Date Of Creation3 February 1832
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses the issue of uniting Aldborough and Boroughbridge; feels 'we cannot add to the united boroughs enough of either Houses or Taxes to remove them beyond the lines'; states he will let the matter rest, as taking it any further would produce 'a disagreeable debate'; comments on the question of Catholic emancipation; states he has always supported the idea but did not approve of the time or the motives for finally conceding it.
Termparliamentary business, bills, Reform Bill 1832
religions, Roman Catholicism
religious affairs, Roman Catholic emancipation
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
NA13892Croker; John Wilson (1780-1857); Mr; politician and essayist; Secretary to the Admiralty; friend of Canning1780-1857
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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