CollectionAdditional papers relating to William IV and Queen Adelaide
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from William, Duke of Clarence to Sir William Knighton
Date1 May 1830
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeKnighton, William, Sir [?]
DescriptionWilliam received the last letter from Knighton and understands the need of maintaining discretion [about the King's health]. As the King has been improving, William trusts he will soon recover. William also appreciates the care given to the King by Sir Henry Halford and Sr M. [?].

Marked 'Most Secret and Confidential'.
Place Of WritingBushy House
Extent1 document (1 page)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper
Related MaterialThis letter is part of the correspondence between William, Duke of Clarence and the doctors, Sir William Knighton and Sir Henry Halford, about the health of George IV in the last months of his life. The rest of the correspondence is held in GEO/MAIN/45202-45232
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