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Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth [son]. Letter to Sir James Phillips Kay-Shuttleworth.

Dated at: Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley, Lancashire.

He mentions that Stewart [brother] will go to Ceylon. He confirms that as his father wishes he will run the Barbon estate with Ford's assistance, excluding the house and gardens. He talks of the improvements needed at Copthurst, Northwood and [Henthom]. He mentions several of the tenants. He lists the work requiring urgent expenditure, including new vineries, greenhouse, and [bridges over] Padiham Goit.

Previous reference number 1095.