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Pilkington, Lionel, active 1748


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Letter from Sir Lionel Pilkington to Henry Ingram, Viscount Irvine [Irwin]

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: MS P251

Correspondence of Sir Lionel Pilkington, Member of Parliament for Horsham, Yorkshire from 1748-1768, who won his seat through the influence of Henry Ingram, 7th Viscount Irvine [or Irwin] of Temple Newsam, Yorkshire and of Hills Place, Horsham, Sussex. In this letter, Pilkington thanks Irwin for his election as MP for Horsham and recounts the circumstances of the election.

Dates: December 20, 1748