Reference numberM10/14/1/16
TitleLetter to the Duke of Manchester, from Thomas Phillips, The Athenaeum [London]
DescriptionIn response to an enquiry from the Duke seeking his opinion on the extension of Parliamentary privileges to Roman Catholics. He is concerned at increase of Catholics in this country and believes that Catholics from landed families should not be admitted to Parliament because they cause trouble. Catholics driven out of France by the revolutions should "go back home."
Date1 Apr 1847
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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P/0076Montagu; Sir; George (1799-1855); 6th Duke of Manchester (1843-1855); of Kimbolton Castle1799-1855
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