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Document number: 441
Date: 17 Nov 1835
Dating: year from 03166 passim
Watermark: 1835
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: a COURT William Henry Ashe
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 27th December 2010

Pewsey

Novr 17h <1>

Dear Sir,

I am much obliged to you for the information contained in your letter of the 12h Instant,<2> which has this day reached me.

I trust I shall have the advantage of seeing you at the first meeting of the Chippenham Guardians, when I will not fail to bring the subject of the Lacock Poor House before the Board. If the House be appropriated for To the common purposes of the Union, fair compensation will of course be made to Lacock parish.

I remain, Dear Sir Very faithfully Yours
f: A: Court


Notes:

1. The Chippenham Poor Law Union came into existence in December 1835, overseen by a Board of Guardians. Lacock was to be given two members, establishing the year of this letter. [See Doc. No: 03166, Doc. No: 03169, and Doc. No: 04392].

2. Not located.