Alvery Dodsley Flamstead, Lambley House [Trout Fishing] Handwritten Letter Signed A. 4th 1841, to The Rev. J[onathan] Alderson, Hart Hill, Worksop, regarding sending Trout Tackle with a Description of how to use and Bait the Tackle, including a Sketch of a Minnow showing where to put the hooks. 4 page (1 folded leaf) handwritten letter (185 by 113 mm).Included is a typed account of the letter. The envelope (72 x 117 mm) addressed to The Rev J[onathan] Alderson, Hart Hill, Worksop, with round printed postal stamp Worksop Oct 5? 1841 to front, and red seal with crest? , and round printed postal stamp Nottingham, Oct?
This suggests letter sent from Rev. Alvery Dodsley Flamstead, Lambley House, Nottingham. There is also a very small oval blind stamp to bottom corner of page 2 of the letter.
It unclear, but looks to have a shield in centre with some text including London? This may be a watermark? A small 10mm tear to edge of one page, otherwise in very good condition. An interesting and unique item with trout fishing interest. The item "Handwritten Letter Signed & Dated 1841.Lambley House, Worksop" is in sale since Monday, June 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "sn0wy0wl" and is located in Macclesfield, Cheshire.
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