Correspondence about the 1823 Gaols Act

Correspondence about the 1823 Gaols Act
  • Title: Letter from John Rickman to Elisha de Hague

  • Date : 8 November 1822

  • Catalogue number : Norfolk Record Office NCR Case 12d

  • Description :

    Letter from John Rickman, the Clerk Assistant at the Table of the House of Commons to Elisha de Hague, Norwich Town Clerk.  Rickman apologizes that he has mislaid de Hague's original letter and is therefore not sure whether this letter will reach him.  He is also not sure whether the accompanying Bill, the Turnpike Road Bill, is the Bill which de Hague asked for.

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