Document ReferenceOs C 629
TitleLetter from H.S. Meysey Thompson, Kirby Hall, Yorkshire, to J.E. Denison; 6 Nov. n.y. [1865]
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionThanks Denison for expression of regret at loss of his Whitby seat; states that he cannot vote for Denison's re-election as Speaker; comments that he hopes to examine Denison's farming arrangements and comments on landlord-tenant relationship in Yorkshire; refers to tenants forced to vote for landlords' political party.
Termestate business, tenants
estate business, management
appointments, government
elections, Whitby 1865
agricultural improvements
elections, speakership, 1866

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9834Thompson; Harry S. Meysey- (1809-1874); 1st Baronet; agriculturist; chairman of North Eastern Railway Co.1809-1874
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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