Document ReferenceNe C 9120/1
TitleLetter from A. Lawson, Boroughbridge, Yorkshire, to [Henry Pelham-Clinton] Earl of Lincoln [later 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne]; 16 Jan. 1846
Date16 January 1846
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWrites concerning the railway which passes through crown land at Thornton Bridge; discusses parliamentary business relating to the Boroughbridge branch line of the Harrogate to Ripon line; reports that a parliamentary committee has recommended that the line should be 'funded for Boroughbridge'; discusses the willingness of the railway company to insert a clause into the bill allowing for compensation to be paid.
Termparliamentary business, bills, Harrogate to Ripon railway
railways, development, Harrogate to Ripon
government business, Office of Woods, crown lands

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA13740Lawson; Andrew (1800-1853); Mr; M.P. Knaresborough 1834-1837 1841-1847; stood for Boroughbridge 1826?1800-1853
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
PL13269/Thornton Bridge/Yorkshire/England
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