Document ReferencePl C 52/13
TitleLetter from Colonel John Bastard to [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 15 Apr. 1801
Date15 April 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites that his actions were always conditioned by is loyalty to the government; will take care in future not to make himself liable to the duke's censure, by ensuring that he does not act without authority; while he believes that he acted entirely consistently with the views of government which the duke himself states, he will act with more caution in the future; adds that he has received the enclosed which he sends for the duke's consideration [Pl C 52/14]; refers the duke to Mr Tyrwhitt for an explanation.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41306Tyrwhitt; - (fl 1801); Mrfl 1801
NA41307Bastard; John P. (1756-1816); Colonel; lieutenant-colonel of E. Devonshire Militia 1783; MP for Devonshire 1784-18161756-1816
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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