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Napoleonic letter

AT a recent virtual meeting, member Suzanne Dwyer gave a presentation on a letter from the times of the Napoleonic Wars.

It is a complete letter, dated 16 January 1795 from an English businessman and his wife. Their business was supplying the navy, particularly during the time of the American War of Independence.

It was sent to their son, showing their concern about him leaving Portsmouth while 'the fleet is in so critical a situation.

You can download the display by clicking on the image below. Should you have a problem, email Chris Forwood at 

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