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Document number: 636
Date: 14 Feb 1815
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: STRANGWAYS Caroline Leonora Fox, née Murray
Collection: Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
Collection number: Lacock Abbey Deposit WRO 2664
Last updated: 3rd January 2011

My dear Henry

I have such beauties of Flowers in blossom, that I wish you were here to admire them I enclose you a Leaf, which I want to know what it is I can make nothing of it but Polypodium vulgare, but Withering does not allow that any one of them are in fructification in this month Send me word directly, I am trying to make out some Mosses, but the Hypnums are most complex

Yr Aff Aunt
C. Ilchester

Sherborne, Feby fourteen, 1815 Ilchester <1>
H. Talbot Esqr
Revd Dr Butlers
Harrow on the Hill
Middx
Feb. 14 1815


Notes:

1. Henry Stephen Fox Strangways, 3rd Earl of Ilchester (17871858).

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