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Lewis, Sir George Cornewall, 1806-1863 (2nd Baronet, statesman and author)



  • Existence: 1806 - 1863

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Memorandum on civil service superannuation, 1855

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 26/1
Scope and Contents

A printed memorandum entitled 'Civil Service Superannuation', drawn up 'For the information of the General Committee', summarising a conversation held on 10 December 1855 between the Chancellor of the Exchequer (Sir George Cornewall Lewis) and Richard Bromley, William Farr and W. Willis, followed by a note by Bromley of 19 December 1855.

Dates: 1855
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