Document ReferenceBK 6/1/2/8
TitleLetter in French from Captain John A. Bentinck to Count William Bentinck; undated [c.1759-1760]
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionPartial letter starting in mid-sentence describing a dinner party. Bentinck reports to his father that several ships have joined his convoy to England and several are bound for Scotland. He is detained by adverse winds and promises to write before he sails.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA98Bentinck; John A. (1737-1775); Count Bentinck; captain; grandson of 1st Earl of Portland; son of William 1st Count Bentinck1737-1775
NA102Bentinck; William (1704-1774); 1st Count Bentinck; son of 1st Earl of Portland by his second wife; Lord of Rhoon and Pendrecht, Netherlands, and Terrington St Clements, Norfolk1704-1774
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