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Letter from John Tucker to Thomas Gollop at Messrs. J. H. & H[ermanns] Meyrings, merchants at Amsterdam

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MS. Eng. c. 7284, fols. 62-63

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Congratulates Gollop on his return to health.

Dates

  • 26 July 1766

Extent

2.0 Leaves

Language of Materials

English

Preferred Citation

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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. c. 7284, fols. 62-63

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 6411

Overview

Letter from John Tucker to Thomas Gollop at Messrs. J. H. & H[ermanns] Meyrings, merchants at Amsterdam, 26 July 1766.

Biographical / Historical

John Tucker (1701-1779) was a merchant and MP for Weymouth. He was married to Martha, daughter of George Gollop. The Tucker family had wide business interests in Dorset and beyond, and held the Surveyorship of the Crown's stone quarries in Portland.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought, David Shaw of Malton, North Yorkshire, dealer in postal history, 17 Nov. 2009.

Related Materials

The papers of the Tucker family are MSS. Don. b. 16-28, c. 101-134. For the full catalogue see M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38674-38720.
Title
Letter from John Tucker to Thomas Gollop at Messrs. J. H. & H[ermanns] Meyrings, merchants at Amsterdam, 26 July 1766
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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