Reference numberM12/7/207
TitleLoose papers, including correspondence, religious notes, hymns and poems
DescriptionIncluding: extract from a letter from Catherine M. Marsh (n.d.); notes on antidotes to poisons (n.d.); recipe for medicine for "ghouty rheeumatism" (n.d.); accounts of rents owed (1832-1843); notes on the crops produced in a close at Park Farm, Brampton (1840-1843); notes in Millicent, Duchess of Manchester's hand on distances and currencies used in different parts of Europe (c.1840s); religious notes in the hand of the 6th Duke, presumably research for a book (c.1840s).
Various poems, most untitled or unattributed. Includes "Lines on a Beloved Mother" by Sir E. Denny; "Midnight Hymn"; "The Closing Year" by J.D. Lane; "Thoughts on Prayer" by S.R.M. and dedicated to the Duchess of Manchester; "A Pic Nic in Madeira" by J.W.P[?].
One song, beginning "Ye Protestants of Armagh..." is untitled but sung "to the tune of Col. Verner".
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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P/0077Montagu; Sir; William Drogo (1823-1890); 7th Duke of Manchester (1855-1890); of Kimbolton Castle1823-1890
P/0084Montagu (nee Sparrow); Millicent (1798-1848); Duchess of Manchester (1843-1848); of Kimbolton Castle1798-1848
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