Document ReferenceOs C 206
TitleLetter from Sir J. Hudson, Turin, Italy, to J.E. Denison; 7 Dec. 1853
Date7 December 1853
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionInforms Denison that he has communicated his 'Short Treatise on Draining' to Count Cavour; states that Denison has offered for agent of Piedmontese Government to inspect Ossington drainage system; comments on railway opening to Genoa and that railway to Susa will be open soon; states that Turin to Paris will take only 24 hours; compares rail and steamer travel and refers to steamers 'Vectis' and 'Valetta'.
Termagricultural improvements
agriculture, drainage
railways, Italy
travel, Italy
transport, steamers
transport, trains

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6334Cavour; Camillo B. di (1810-1861); Count; Italian statesman1810-1861
NA6241Hudson; James (1810-1885); Sir; British Diplomatic Service1810-1885
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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