CollectionGeorge III Private Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleDraft of a letter from George III to Dowager Princess of Wales
Date3 November 1771
WriterGeorge III, King
AddresseeAugusta, Dowager Princess of Wales (1719-1772)
DescriptionGeorge III transmits a letter from 'Henry' [Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn]. He refers to how little they have communicated over the 'abominable steps he has taken', and his resolve 'never to receive the Woman in question' [Anne Horton]. He comments that the Duke has removed her from the country and shows his concern on the disgrace the relationship will cause in the family
Place Of WritingRichmond Lodge
Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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