Letter – Thomas Richard Beaumont to Mark Skelton – 27 Jul 1795

Document Type: Letter
Date: 27 Jul 1795
Correspondent: Thomas Richard Beaumont
Recipient: Mark Skelton
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									Monday –

Dear Skelton,

I have the pleasure to say I have got all the Duke of N[orthumberlan]ds. Interest, all the Grey’s, & the Blackett’s and all the rest of that party I am sure of, that I think there is little doubt of any opposition nobody has as yet started. I shall see Mr. Pitt this morning & propose being with you on Thursday Evening or Friday Morning I shall not be able to stay therefore you must be prepared for me. I will bring some <chicks> with me. I am

Yours sincerely

Tho. Rd. Beaumont.
Undated, but Northumberland had declared his support for Beaumont in writing by 22nd July 1795. 27th was the following Monday.

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