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PELHAM, Henry (1694-1754). Prime Minister 1743-1754.
Document Signed, 1 page folio, trimmed at the head and with the usual tear (for cancellation) in the right hand margin, barely affecting Pelham's signature. Given at Kensington, 13 October 1747.

Probably a warrant originally signed by George II from which the signature has been removed. Authorising the payment of £3,526 14s 3¾ for payments to royal servants (not named). Signed by Pelham and also by George Lyttelton, 1st Baron Lyttelton (1709-1773) and Henry Legge (later Bilson-Legge, 1708-1764), Lords of the Treasury.

£110 [No: 26739]
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