Letter from Thomas Manning, Isle of Wight, May 1801

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Letter from Thomas Manning to William Manning from Newport, Isle of Wight. He writes about surveying land in Hampshire with a friend who is looking to buy; of the journey and stay in the Isle of Wight; and journeying on to Fareham, near Portsmouth. Handwritten, 3 sides. headed Newport, Isle of Wight. Dated by another hand, 6 May 1801, Postmarked May 1801