Document ReferenceOs C 312
TitleLetter from [G.H. Gordon], 4th Earl of Aberdeen, Haddo House, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, to J.E. Denison; 31 Oct. 1847
Date31 October 1847
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks Denison for advice and instructions; informs him that he has opened up woods for cattle grazing in winter; refers to type of pasture; talks of extending sheep flock and effect of mixed stocks on pasture; states that he is expecting profit from improvements; refers to H[enry] Drummond's 'verdict' on his improvements and his hesitation towards Denison's criticisms; informs him that he is removing stone walls; invites Denison and Lady Charlotte to Scotland.
Termagricultural improvements
agriculture, livestock
land, pasture

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9800Drummond; Henry (1786-1860); Mr; politician1786-1860
NA142Gordon; George Hamilton- (1784-1860); 4th Earl of Aberdeen1784-1860
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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