CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Prince William to George, Prince of Wales, on various matters
Date26 October 1788
WriterWilliam, Prince (1765-1837)
AddresseeGeorge, Prince of Wales (1762-1830)
DescriptionThrough Charles Pole, Prince William has received George's message about returning home the following Spring. William, however, would rather stay abroad unless health issues force him home. Thanking his brother for supporting his friend Winne's application [to become Agent Victualler at Plymouth], even if this was unsuccessfull.
He will sail for Jamaica on the 30th. He cannot live on his present allowance so that he is inevitably in debt.
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted.
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PublicationsPublished in "The Correspondence of George Prince of Wales, 1770-1789", I, edited by A Aspinall; no 284, p. 359 (cut)
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