Mobile menu

Correspondence relating to the planning and organisation of the Great Exhibition

General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70)

7 Jun 1852. Colonel Grey to Edgar Bowring 7 Jun 1852

Loose manuscript paper; mounted | 1 document (4 pages) (whole object) | RC/H/1/10/24

Your share link is...


Copy of a letter reporting a meeting between Prince Albert, Lord Derby and Disraeli in which Disraeli said that he thought the Government should be prepared to pay £150,000 towards the land purchase. Refers to the necessity of purchasing as much land from Baron Villars as possible.
  • Creator(s)

    General Sir Charles Grey (1804-70) (writer)

    Edgar Alfred Bowring (1826-1911) (addressee)

  • 1 document (4 pages) (whole object)

  • Object type(s)
      • printed & manuscript material
        • documents
          • correspondence
  • Place of Production
    Buckingham Palace