RepositoryRoyal Archives
CollectionAdditional papers relating to William IV and Queen Adelaide
ReferenceGEO/ADD/4/152
TitleLetter from William, Duke of Clarence to Sir William Knighton
Date2 May 1830
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeKnighton, William, Sir
DescriptionOf the last of Knighton's letters received by William, the only good news is that the King approved of William taking charge of Adolphus's [Duke of Cambridge] son [Prince George]. Because of Knighton's other news regarding the deteriorating health of the King, William fears he will not live long.

Marked 'Most Secret and Confidential'.
Place of WritingBushy House
LanguageEnglish
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GEO_ADD_4_152.pdf

Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
LevelItem
Custodial HistoryDonated 1999
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