Reference numberHINCH 10/12
TitlePetition; 32 tenants to 7th Earl of Sanwich
DescriptionWish to bring to his attention the serious loss sustained by many who occupy land adjoining the river and on Portholme last year. Request him to lend his powerful aid to any scheme for cleaning the river between Houghton and Brampton Mills, and to take such steps as are necessary to compel the cleaning of the Godmanchester backwater by those on whom the liability rests. List of petitioners begins with John Ingram (Mayor)
Dateundated [1876?]
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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