CollectionAdditional papers relating to William IV and Queen Adelaide
ReferenceGEO/ADD/4/61
TitleLetter from William, Duke of Clarence to John Bourke 4th Earl of Mayo [?]
Date17 September 1819
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
Addressee[Mayo, 4th Earl of ?]
DescriptionWilliam informs Lord Mayo of the sad news that the Duchess [Adelaide] had a miscarriage, despite all precautions having been taken by William and Halliday [Sir Andrew Halliday] - she was in her tenth week of pregnancy. They will stay at Lord [Robert Stewart] Castlereagh's apartments in Dover Castle until the Duchess feels well enough to travel back to England.
Place of WritingDunkirk
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GEO_ADD_4_61.pdf

LanguageEnglish
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
LevelItem
RepositoryRoyal Archives
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