Reference numberHINCH 8/109
TitleLetter; Thomas Graves, Captain in the Navy, Exeter, to 4th Earl of Sandwich
DescriptionPraises the Earl's conduct whilst presiding at the Board of Admiralty. He respects the Earl's character so much that the Earl may at all times command his vote for Huntingdonshire. At the last General Election he could have become M.P. for the Borough of Honiton, but he refused to agree to vote at all times with "the present administration".
Date5th August, 1787
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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