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Letter 6541A

Darwin, W. E. to Darwin, C. R.

[Jan 1869]

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    A list of investments presumably belonging to CD.

Transcription

N. Staffordshire— 48.15

Gr. Northern 62. 2.7

Great Eastern 87.12.4

Midland 8.16.3

Monmouth 54. 9.7

Shrewsbury } 11.14.

Street mortgage}

Castle Morton tithes 19. 3.1

City Bonds 34.14.9

Penarth Harbour } 213. 1.1

to 31 Dec 1866 }

7/10 540. 8.8

378. 6.

Business Bonds 4 17.6

£383—3—6

PS. I invested the £160 you did not think should be divided in Russian Gov. Bonds.—

Your affect son | W. E. Darwin

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    f1 6541a.f1
    The date is established by CD's annotation.
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    f2 6541a.f2
    North Staffordshire Railway Company.
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    f3 6541a.f3
    Great Northern Railway Company.
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    f4 6541a.f4
    Great Eastern Railway Company.
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    f5 6541a.f5
    Midland Railway Company.
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    f6 6541a.f6
    Monmouth Canal and Railway Company.
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    f7 6541a.f7
    CD's father, Robert Waring Darwin, had inherited a share of Castle Morton tithes from Josiah Wedgwood I (DAR 227.9: 52), and this share or some part of it had evidently been bequeathed to CD.
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    f8 6541a.f8
    Penarth Harbour, Dock & Railway Company.
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