Document ReferenceOs C 72
TitleLetter from W. Huskisson, Richmond Terrace, London, to J.E. Denison; 30 Jan. 1830
Date30 January 1830
Extent4 ff
Content DescriptionReplies to Denison's letter; is not certain of intentions in next parliamentary session but refers to Richard Vivian's ammendment and believes Palmerston will raise foreign policy issues; believes that 'the squires' are more concerned with domestic issues such as reduction in paper [duties] to mention Greece or Portugal; comments on resignation of George Bankes who is to be replaced by John [Stuart-]Wortley at Board of Control; expects 'sport' on session's first day; states that Tories are sticking together and alludes to forthcoming political in-fighting; expects Tierney to make speech to support Wellington.
foreign policy
civil disorder, Greek Rebellion
political parties, Tories
political parties, Whigs
resignations and dismissals, George Bankes
appointments, government

Click the links below to view related name indexes

CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA9649Bankes; George (1788-1856); Mr; M.P.1788-1856
NA9638Mackenzie; John Stuart-Wortley- (1801-1855); 2nd Baron Wharncliffe; succeeded 18451801-1855
NA6019Wellesley; Arthur (1769-1852); 1st Duke of Wellington1769-1852
NA9650Tierney; George (1761-1830); Mr1761-1830
NA9651Vivian; Richard (1775-1842); 1st Baron Vivian; army commander and M.P. created 18411775-1842
NA6636Grey; Henry G. (1802-1894); 3rd Earl Grey1802-1894
NA9468Huskisson; William (1770-1830); Mr; statesman1770-1830
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
Add to My Items