Document ReferencePl C 52/94
TitleLetter from Sir Robert Bateson Harvey, Langley Park, Derbyshire to [W.H.C. Bentinck] 3rd Duke of Portland; 31 Aug. 1801
Date31 August 1801
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionReports that last season, the duke's keeper had been seen frequently shooting over his (Harvey's) manor, particularly around the Black Park where he (Harvey) has been trying to encourage some pheasants by not letting off a gun around that area; has no doubt that the keeper is there without the duke's knowledge, and presumes that the duke will prevent him from coming so near to his land again.
Termsports, shooting

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41416Harvey; Robert Bateson (c.1747-1825); 1st Baronet; of Langley Park Bucks.c.1747-1825
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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