Document ReferenceOs C 347
TitleLetter from [H.P.F. Pelham Clinton], Earl of Lincoln, Whitehall Place, London, to J.E. Denison; 7 Feb. 1846
Date7 February 1846
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms Denison he has vacated South Nottinghamshire seat by accepting appointment as Irish Secretary; alludes to 'great question' of present election [corn laws]; hopes their agreement on matter and their friendship will help in his re-election; informs him that he is travelling to Newark.
Termelections, parliamentary 1846
appointments, government
Corn Laws
resignations and dismissals
government departments, Cabinet
elections, Nottinghamshire 1846

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
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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