Letter from Charles Bennett

Scope and Content

Letter from Charles Bennett, dated 23 May 1834, to Daniel Barrington, enclosing a memorandum on the case of John Callaghan, convicted at the summer assizes [in Limerick?] in 1829 for the murder of John Quinlan, with a plea for the remission of Callaghan's sentence to transportation.

Administrative / Biographical History

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Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Bought from J. O'D. Fenning, Rochestown, Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, in 1977.

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Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

205 x 167 mm and 307 x 190 mm.

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

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