file HALIFAX/A2/116 - Letters from his Father, 1st Viscount Halifax

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Letters from his Father, 1st Viscount Halifax


  • April 1848-June 1885 (Creation)

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26 Jul 1882: Egypt; Arabi Pasha.

Aug 1882: Lady Mary Wood's health.

26 & 29 Aug 1882: Plans for working coal at Bolton; effect on Hickleton.

1 & 11 Sep 1882: Coal rents.

22 & 24 Sep 1882: Stained glass for Hickleton: Church; Mr Capronnier.

29 Jul 1883: Suez Canal.

Jan 1884: Lady Mary Wood unwell.

April 1884: Her health.

18 Apr 1884: Death of "old Wordsworth" a family servant.

May-Jun 1884: C.L. Wood in Spain; health of Lady Mary Wood, letters and telegrams.

Aug 1884: From Hoar Cross after Lady Mary's death.

5 Sep 1884: Expense of a London House, No.10, Belgrave Square.

10-18 Sep 1884: News from Garrowby.

15 Feb 1885: Sudan and Egypt.

30 Apr 1885: No. 10 Belgrave Square sold.

Last letter 9 July

There are some transcripts of this correspondence.


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