Letter from Princess Charlotte to Prince William, written at the Queen's House

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Title

Letter from Princess Charlotte to Prince William, written at the Queen's House

Date Created

10 October 1783

Creator

Charlotte, Princess Royal

Description

Princess Charlotte gives an account of interesting events which happened in Windsor in the last week; they enjoyed the company of the Duchess of Ancaster [Mary, Duchess of Ancaster and Kesteven?] and Lady Elizabeth Waldegrave [Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave, Countess Waldegrave, Lady of the Bedchamber to Charlotte, Princess Royal]. Their new little sister Amelia is thought by everyone to be beautiful.
She also tells of having been to the theatre in Drury Lane and to have met Captain Saltern at Court - an acquaintance of William's - with his wife.

Language

English

Identifier

GEO/ADD/4/204/42