Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone: regarding Parkhurst

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/131
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000273
  • Dates of Creation
      12 Aug 1846-05 Oct 1847
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file 137 folios

Scope and Content

Comprises correspondence between Mountstuart Elphinstone, Edmund Lomax (the owner of Parkhurst, Leith Hill, Surrey), William Miller and Mr [J] Fraser regarding Elphinstone's wish to be tenant at Parkhurst; the terms and conditions of the rent; length of occupation; changes made in the house with regards to furniture (bedsteads, tables etc), painting, etc. to make the house fit and comfortable for Elphinstone. Bills of accounts from Miller & Davey, Upholsterers and Cabinet Makers are also included as well as notes and lists made by Elphinstone to ensure the house is suitably furnished and habitable

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