Rev Dr Hooppell to [Mr HJ Wilson]

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Written from Clophill Rectory, Ampthill, Beds. He said he had asked Mrs Butler to fix a day when she could attend a meeting at Sheffield to give the League [Northern Counties] a start. We suggested it should be held in a public place such as a room at the Town Hall.

Administrative / Biographical History

'... attend a meeting at Sheffield to give the League a start'

This was the meeting held on 29 Aug at Sheffield to organise the Northern Counties League originated by HJ Wilson and strongly supported by JB (See note on letter of 26 Aug 1872)

Biog: Rev Dr Hooppell