CollectionThe papers of Princess Charlotte of Wales
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleCopy of a letter from Captain Charles Hesse to Margaret Mercer Elphinstone in reply to her letter [GEO/MAIN/49903] [enclosure of GEO/MAIN/49898-49901]
Date12 January 1814
WriterHesse, Charles, Captain
AddresseeElphinstone, Margaret Mercer (1788-1867)
DescriptionHesse writes that the [letters] requested were in a small trunk in England with instructions that in the event of his death it was to be sent 'unopened to the bottom of the Thames', and that those in his possession would be sent to her upon his death.
Includes mention of sending letters by post.
Place Of WritingHasparren, France
Extent1 document (4 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
Document Image


PublicationsPublished in A. Aspinall "The letters of George IV 1812-1830" (London, 1938) Vol. 1; no. 387
    Powered by CalmView© 2008-2024