Document ReferencePl C 36/1
TitleLetter from M[argaret] C[avendish Bentinck Duchess of] Portland, Buxton, Derbyshire to John Achard, Whitehall, London; 7 Aug. 1766
Date7 August 1766
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionWants Achard to carry Mr and Mrs De Crousaz to Bulstrode, if that is what they want; hopes Achard is in good health; reports that she is in a hurry going to Chatsworth for 2 or 3 days; hopes when she returns to meet Lady Harriet Grey.

Writer identified by signature 'M.C. Portland'.
ConditionUnfit for production
Fragile and very faint; partially indecipherable.
Related MaterialFurther correspondence from the writer to John Achard can be found in the Portland Collection in Nottingham University Library, reference Pw C.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA40601Grey; Harriet (fl 1766); Ladyfl 1766
NA40602Crousaz; S. de (fl 1753-1766); Madame; wife of Monsieur L. De Crousaz of Lausannefl 1753-1766
NA40603Crousaz; L. de (fl 1743-1788); Monsieur; latterly of Lausanne; annuitant under the will of Margaret Duchess of Portlandfl 1743-1788
NA1079Bentinck; Margaret Cavendish (1715-1785); Duchess of Portland; née Cavendish-Harley; dau. of 2nd Earl of Oxford; m 2nd Duke of Portland 17341715-1785
NA1049Achard; John (-1770); tutor to 2nd Duke of Portland-1770
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