Document ReferenceOs C 155
TitleLetter from E.G Stanley, [later 14th Earl of Derby], Knowsley, Lancashire, to J.E. Denison; 20 Jan. 1835
Date20 January 1835
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDeclines invitation to see Denison as he is to see Duke of Richmond before parliamentary session in London; discusses his political line taken in Grey's Government; believes there should be intermediate and independent party between Whigs and Tories; believes resignation of himself and colleagues from Government could form nucleus of party.

Marked 'Private' on f 1r.
Termpolitical parties, Whigs
political parties, Tories
governments, Whig Government 1830-34
governments, Conservative Government 1834-35
political intrigue
political parties, Independents

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9677Lennox; Charles Gordon- (1791-1860); 5th Duke of Richmond; M.P. 1812-19 succeeded 18191791-1860
NA6026Grey; Charles (1764-1845); 2nd Earl Grey1764-1845
NA6073Stanley; Edward G. Smith- (1799-1869); 14th Earl of Derby; statesman1799-1869
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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