Document ReferenceOs C 199
TitleLetter from H. Denison, Sydney, Australia, to J.E. Denison, Ossington, Nottinghamshire; 1840
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionComments on irregularity of postal system; states that breeding horses is lucrative in colony and believes Denison should send out mares and speculate; he should send them over with Mr Clive's horses; expresses views on need to ensure animals welfare on voyage; comments on living costs in colony; refers to death of Sir F[rancis] Doyle; alludes to letters from Rio concerning breeding and importation of mules from Valpariso.
Termpostal service
animals, horses
economic affairs
financial affairs, investments
agriculture, livestock
animals, mules

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA8661Denison; Stephen C. (1811-1871); Mr; barrister brother of J.E. Denison1811-1871
NA9763Doyle; Francis Hastings (1783-1839); 1st Baronet; cr. baronet 18281783-1839
NA9767Hamilton; Edward W.T. (1809-1898); Mr; Australian landowner1809-1898
NA9768Clive; George (1806-1880); Mr; M.P. 1857-69 and 1874-801806-1880
NA8650Denison; Henry (1810-1858); Mr; barrister brother of J.E. Denison1810-1858
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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