Letter to Peter Crosthwaite

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 Dalton MS 167
  • Dates of Creation
      2 Aug 1808
  • Physical Description
      1 sheet; bound with Dalton MS 166.

Scope and Content

Dalton encloses a piece of tree which was struck by lightning at the Earl of Stamford's residence in Dunham Massey (Cheshire), saying the tree was almost completely destroyed. Says Stamford is considering having a drawing made of the ruined tree.

Dated at: Manchester.