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Townshend family; 1465-1950; Marquess of Townshend England
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Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend, Grosvenor Street, London: names prisone...

Philip Case, Lynn, to Lord Townshend, Grosvenor Street, London: names prisoners from the Castle 'taken up stragling about the County' to be conveyed to ship of war at Yarmouth or collector of customs there; Mr Trafford accepts the honour, will ask the others

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to purchase a small estate in...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case: wishes to purchase a small estate in Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire or Derbyshire, to a value of £200 p.a.; prepared to buy it and then build a house upon it as building is cheap in those parts; the sale of his reversionary interest will enable him to make the purchase.

Lord Townshend to [John] Noyes, Holborn Court, Gray's Inn: needs to rais...

Lord Townshend to [John] Noyes, Holborn Court, Gray's Inn: needs to raise £3,000 for his brother Edward, according to power under his father's will.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, [Herts], to Philip Case: asks him to make enquiries a...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, [Herts], to Philip Case: asks him to make enquiries about a freehold estate called Champney House which is to be sold.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: thanks for enquiring of Mr [Charles] ...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: thanks for enquiring of Mr [Charles] Burney about 'our Musick'; is obliged to Mr Burney for the assistance 'he is so good as to give us by the List of Tunes he has made out for us and for his kind offer of his further assistance in procuring any of them ... and adapting them to the organ with such embellishments as shall be suitable to that instrument'; has not yet been able to see Pike our organ maker; is now interested in buying estate in this neighbourhood of Hertfordshire as Yorkshire is too remote; detailed criticism of Hertfordshire farming practices; pressing need to sell reversionary interest.

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: will be at Raynham to execute the exc...

Lord Townshend, Rabley, to Philip Case: will be at Raynham to execute the exchange deeds and intends to stay for the winter; if Lord Exeter wishes to sell his own life interest in the reversion the two could be sold together; they should not be confined to Norfolk inhabitants but be advertised in some of the London papers; if Case has any scruples about selling the reversion it would be kind and ingenuous to tell him so, and he will find someone in London to do the business for him.

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case, and Case to General George Townshend...

Lord Townshend, Raynham, to Philip Case, and Case to General George Townshend, with reply: about offer by Lord Townshend to his son of his life interest in the Balls Park estate in Hertfordshire.

O. Harwood, Lothbury, to [John] Noyes, attorney at law, Holborn Court, Gray&#...

O. Harwood, Lothbury, to [John] Noyes, attorney at law, Holborn Court, Gray's Inn: fixes appointment for him to look over Lord Townshend's writings

Lord Townshend to [John] Noyes, Holborn Court, Gray's Inn: details of £1...

Lord Townshend to [John] Noyes, Holborn Court, Gray's Inn: details of £19,000 already borrowed by mortgage under terms of his father's will; all further details will be in the deeds with Mr Sutton.

William L[angley], mayor, to Colonel Townshend, Sir Armine Wodehouse, Sir Joh...

William L[angley], mayor, to Colonel Townshend, Sir Armine Wodehouse, Sir John Turner and Horatio Walpole: requests that they oppose petitions for further continuation of duties for the harbours of Rye and Dover. [copy]

Draft letters from Robert Underwood to Charles Townshend and Sir Armine Woodh...

Draft letters from Robert Underwood to Charles Townshend and Sir Armine Woodhouse about duties at Ramsgate not payable by ships in ballast, and to Cleveland and secretary at war.

Townshend Papers

Townshend Papers