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Papers relating to Eau Brink Canal

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.2696

Scope and Contents

A series of letters and papers concerning the proposed canal from Eau Brink to King's Lynn. Includes the following (letters unless stated):


  • Creation: 1792-1793

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1 volume(s) (1 volume paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly in possession of the Townshend family. Sold among collection of papers dealing with proposed Eau Brink Canal, lot 511. Purchased of Tregaskis, catalogue 745, item 702, 29 Aug. 1913.

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