‘List for Mr Newton of seeds and roots for Mr Thorp’s gardens’, relating to the gardens of Thomas Thorp at 7 Bailiffgate Street, Alnwick, Northumberland

Scope and Content

List includes ‘Two kinds of summer peas named by Mr Newton Junior but no early peas’, scarlet runners, Bath Cos lettuce, Dutch yellow turnips, Dr Brockley white early endive, ‘rhubarb for spring tarts’, and several named varieties of cabbage (including early, red and savoy). One corner torn and missing

Size 25.4 (h) x 20.7 (w) cm