Document ReferencePl C 52/89
TitleLetter from Sir William Hamilton, 23 Piccadilly, London, to [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 2 July 1801
Date2 July 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHad called upon the duke that morning to show him the answer he had received from General Acton relating to the commission the duke gave Sir William about the Shropshire MP; explains that Acton's letter is in English and is not unintelligible; transcribes an extract of this letter which describes the support he and his family have given and will continue to give to their MPs including Mr Hawkins Brown[e], his companion for Bridgnorth and the members for Wenlock, according to the direction of the Duke of Portland.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41408Acton; Joseph E. (1737-1830); General; in the service of the King of Naples1737-1830
NA41409Browne; Isaac Hawkins (1745-1818); Mr; MP for Bridgnorth 1784-18121745-1818
NA33267Hamilton; William (1730-1803); Sir; diplomat and archaeologist1730-1803
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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