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Letter from Rev. Fearon Fallows to Dr Thomas Young, 1824-07-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/48: 154-155

Scope and Contents

Informing him of the sudden departure of his assistant Mr Scully, who had left without giving notice after an incident of 'gross immoral conduct' with a young housemaid. Fallows requests that a suitably qualified person 'whose moral character is without stain or blemish' be sent as his replacement, and he recommends Mr Taylor of Greenwich for the position.


  • Creation: 1824-07-17


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2 folio(s) (2 ff.) : Paper

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Cape Town [origination]

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Cape Town [subject]

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London [destination]

Finding aid date

2012-11-20 12:49:16+00:00

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