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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-25:045
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  256 x 203mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Cádiz
Date:  1812-09-10
Short summary:  Will write of his experiences in the Peninsular War later. Thanking the addressee for forwarding his letters. Referring to the siege of Cadiz, the taking of Seville and that general Hill has entered Codoba. The French has destroyed all the new wine in Xeres.
Person:  Fellowes, James, Sir, 1771 (Edinburgh)-1857 (Havant), Physician, author
Person:  Freeling, Francis, Sir 1st Baronet, 1764 (Bristol)-1836 (London), Book collector, Postal reformer, addressee ?
Person:  Hill, Rowland, 1st viscount Hill, 1772-1842, General, person referred to
Person:  Wellesley, Arthur, 1st Duke of Wellington, 1769-1852, Prime minister, Field-marshal, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in other hand on 2b.
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