Document ReferenceOs C 176
TitleLetter from [H.P.F. Pelham-Clinton], 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne, Portman Square, London, to J.E. Denison; 13 July 1852
Date13 July 1852
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionFears political alliance of 'county gentlemen' and protectionists including Lord H.B. [Henry Bentinck] and 'Milward and Co.' in local elections; has written to Mr Falkner; states that he believes Spooner and Newdigate will be defeated in election; comments on electioneering including candidacy of 'old Dick' against Beresford in Essex; believes that Government has more support than expected but not enough to carry on.
Termparliamentary business, divisions
political parties, Liberals
elections, Warwickshire 1852
governments, Conservative Government 1852
elections, Nottinghamshire 1852
elections, Essex 1852

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1891Spooner; Richard (1783-1864); Mr; Conservative M.P.1783-1864
NA9730Newdegate; Charles N. (1816-1887); Mr; M.P. N. Warwickshire 1843-851816-1887
NA9176Bentinck; W. Henry Cavendish- (1804-1870); Lord; M.P.; son of 4th Duke of Portland1804-1870
NA9731Beresford; William (1798-1883); Major; M.P. 1841-651798-1883
NA9732Milward; Richard (-1879); Mr; Nottinghamshire J.P.-1879
NA8301Falkner; Philip R. (fl 1840-1886); Mr; solicitor of Upton Hall Nottinghamshirefl 1840-1886
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
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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