Catalogue descriptionFrom Lord Derby [Edward Stanley (1752-1834), 12th. Earl of Derby]

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Reference: 385 JAM/1/1
Title: From Lord Derby [Edward Stanley (1752-1834), 12th. Earl of Derby]
Date: 1822
Held by: Liverpool Record Office, not available at The National Archives
Language: English
Physical description: 1 doc.
  • Stanley, Edward Smith, 1752-1834, 12th Earl of Derby
Administrative / biographical background:

Lord Derby was one of the "three of Lancashire's great men" who led the opposition to the Liverpool & Manchester Railway scheme. The line was planned to run across his estates (see Carlson op. cit. p.71)

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