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Bedford Level Corporation: letter book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.3598

Scope and Contents

Copies of letters, mostly initialled 'R. G.' [Richard, Lord Gorges], to or by the following: Robert Mingay, Ralph Peirson, Anthony Ham[m]ond, William Bourne, Mark Le Pla, Richard Shippen, J. Willis, Col. Francis Underwood, William Russell duke of Bedford, Hugh Underwood, Samuel Fortrey, Edward Barber, John Saffery, Peter Dymond, and Isaac Wheeler. fo. 2: list of addresses. fo. 88: blank. Several fos torn out. fo. 1v: 'BL 10608' (in pencil).


  • Creation: 1672-1673


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

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from J. E. Cornish, Sep. 1899.

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