Document ReferenceNe C 9555/14
TitleLetter from C. Wood [later 1st Viscount Halifax], Chesham Place [London] to J. Russell, 1st Earl Russell; 14 Mar 1854
Date14 March 1854
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionExplains that he 'looked at the evidence affecting Mr Stonor in the Sligo case' and along with other people thinks 'that it is strong against' him; mentions that his appointment must be cancelled immediately.

Letter marked 'Private'.

Enclosed in Ne C 9555/15.
Termcolonial affairs, appointments
colonial affairs, administration
appointments, colonial, objections to
Physical Descriptionhas been conserved
Conditiondamaged by fire

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA15897Great Britain and Ireland; War and Colonial Department
NA16006Stonor; Alban C. (1817-1866); Mr; barrister; crown solicitor and later solicitor general in Van Dieman's land1817-1866
NA211Wood; Charles (1800-1885); 1st Viscount Halifax; Secretary of State for India 1859-66 created Viscount Halifax 18661800-1885
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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