Has been invited to see Mr Bult's pigeons.
57 Queen Anne St | Cavendish Sq
My dear Sir
I received a note from M
Pray believe me, Your's very sincerely | Ch. Darwin
- f1 1821.f1Dated by the relationship to the letter to W. B. Tegetmeier, 14 January . CD was in London, staying at the house of his brother Erasmus Alvey Darwin, to attend a council meeting of the Royal Society of London on 31 January 1856 (Royal Society council minutes).
- f2 1821.f2Benjamin Edmund Bult's business premises were at 25 New Quebec Street, only about half a mile from Queen Anne Street, but presumably he resided elsewhere. Tegetmeier lived about eight miles distant in Wood Green, near Tottenham (Post Office London directory 1855; CD's Address book (Down House MS)).