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Document number: 1768
Date: Fri 1829
Dating: 1829?
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: THOMPSON Paul Beilby Lawley
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Collection number historic: LA29-013
Last updated: 1st September 2003

Escrick Park


Dear Sir

As we are quite by ourselves, Mrs Beilby Thompson <1> and I are much afraid that you will find this place very dull before the arrival of your family from Castle Howard <2> on Monday, but we shall be very happy to have the honor of receiving you on Saturday (to-morrow) & I will only add that we dine at ½ past six. I remain

Very truly yours

Beilby Thompson


1. Caroline Thompson, née Neville.

2. The family seat in North Yorkshire of the Earls of Carlisle.