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Letter from William Gooch [to his parents], 7 Aug. 1791

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Mm.06.48: 61-62

Scope and Contents

Continuing his account of the ship's arrival into Portsmouth and describing a meeting with Mrs and Miss Smithson. The letter includes a silhouette of Rev. R. Belward of Caius College, Cambridge.


  • Creation: 7 Aug. 1791


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

Language of Materials


Original geographic information

Brockdish [destination]

Original geographic information

Isle of Wight [subject]

Original geographic information

Portsmouth [origination]

Finding aid date

2012-12-18 12:06:42+00:00

Repository Details

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