Gift of a Spanish sword

Gift of a Spanish sword
  • Title: Letter from Horatio Nelson to William Herring

  • Date : 18 September 1797

  • Catalogue number : Norfolk RO, MC 154/1

  • Description :

    In this letter from Horatio Nelson to William Herring - then mayor of Norwich - Nelson makes him a gift of a Spanish sword. Herring was one of the 1821 land tax commissioners and this letter was uncovered during the investigations by the Norwich history detectives.

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