Document ReferencePw2 Hy 651
TitleDraft of letter from Robert Harley [later 1st Earl of Oxford], to Mr Poley; 24 Aug. 1705/4 Sep. 1705
Date4 September 1705
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionHopes that Poley has not been prevented from writing due to ill health; has heard from Hamburg and Berlin that the Duke of Cel is dead; suspects that there may be some 'disturbance' regarding his successor.

Old Style dating on letter.
Termnobility, succession, disputed

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29421Celle; George William (1624-1705); Duke of Celle; succ. 16651624-1705
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
NA29422Poley; - (fl 1705); Mr; diplomat?fl 1705
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