Document ReferenceOs C 125
TitleLetter from F. Egerton, [later 1st Earl of Ellesmere], Worsley, Lancashire, to J.E. Denison; 27 Sept. 1838
Date27 September 1838
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComments on stag hunting and salmon fishing during his holidays in Scotland; discusses guests including Lord Maidstone and Lord Ward; refers to visit of unnamed American invitee and his lack of shooting competence; refers to 'Coppy's results from Spa'; refers to Lord Wilton's problems with tenants

Includes line drawing of stag's head on f 2v.
Termsports, shooting, grouse
sports, hunting, stag
fishing, salmon
social visits

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9674Hatton; George J. Finch- (1815-1887); 11th Earl of Winchilsea; Viscount Maidstone 1826-581815-1887
NA2072Ward; William (1817-1885); 1st Earl of Dudley; succ. as 11th Baron Ward 1835; cr Earl of Dudley 1860; 1st Earl of 2nd creation1817-1885
NA9450Egerton; Thomas (1799-1882); 2nd Earl of Wilton; previously Grosvenor1799-1882
NA9447Egerton; Francis (1800-1857); 1st Earl of Ellesmere; also F. Leveson-Gower M.P.1800-1857
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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