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CalmRefNoKMAN1/A/12/5/14
Reference numberM12/5/14
TitleBundle of loose notes and other papers
DescriptionMany appearing ot be notes on historic and religious subjects, possibly compiled in preparation for one of the Duke's books. Also includes:
- list of antique heads in Blackwell's Court of Augustus (18th century)
- list of subjects for lectures at St George's, Bloomsbury (1852)
- newspaper cutting of an address by the Duke of Manchester, thanking the electors of Huntingdonshire following the death of his father and his retirement as an MP (1855)
- extract copied from The Globe, referring to a decision by the Duke of Norfolk not to sell land to the Sheffield Corporation (1876)
- notecards with handwritten proverbs and romantic statements e.g. "All hearts are riddles and some of the not worth knowing", "Can you spare me some of your smiles?" etc. (19th century)
- various copied verses and poems (19th century)
- extract copied from the journal of Elizabeth Woodville (19th century)
Date18th century - 1876
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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CodePersonNameDates
P/0076Montagu; Sir; George (1799-1855); 6th Duke of Manchester (1843-1855); of Kimbolton Castle1799-1855
P/0077Montagu; Sir; William Drogo (1823-1890); 7th Duke of Manchester (1855-1890); of Kimbolton Castle1823-1890
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