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T[homas] L[awrence], Miss E. Croft, Post Office, Cheltenham

RA Collection: Archive

Reference code

LAW/9/6

Title

T[homas] L[awrence], Miss E. Croft, Post Office, Cheltenham

Date

[10 Sep 1813]

Level

Item

Extent & medium

1 piece

Content Description

He is sad to hear that Miss Chawner is still weak, he has not heard from Mr. A. Chawner who must be busy [fighting in the Pennisula War], he hopes for a letter after the next victory; he responds to her account of a balloon ascension by Mr. Sadler; he will write in apology to Miss Briscoe; he provides an account of the sudden death of Mr. Wyatt in a carriage accident, similar to one recently experienced by Lawrence and [West]; he comments favourably on the fittings installed by Mr. Smirke in the Theatre; Mrs. Wolff looked well when he last saw her.