Document ReferenceN Mc 1/37
TitleLetter from John Bright, Rochdale, to his brother-in-law Duncan McLaren M.P.; 14 September 1850.
Date14 September 1850
Extent2 ff with envelope
Content DescriptionApproves decision on the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway offer; suggests the Y[ork] and N[orth] Midland [Railway] is a better prospect if he is prepared to leave Edinburgh and move to York; comments on how 'bad' the cotton trade is.

Postmarks: 'SP15 1850 C'; 'SEP M 16 A 1850'

Stamp: 1d [red/blue]

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA920McLaren; Priscilla (1815-1906); née Bright social reformer1815-1906
NA1747Bright; Jacob (1821-1899); Mr; M.P. and women's suffrage campaigner1821-1899
NA1863Bright; M. Elizabeth (1822-1877); Mrs; née Leatham 2nd wife of John Bright1822-1877
NA1775Bright; John (1811-1889); Mr; statesman1811-1899
NA924McLaren; Duncan (1800-1886); politician1800-1886
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