PAKINGTON, John Somerset. 20239



Autograph Letter Signed, to T.Twining, enquiring about a Congress taking place in Brussels in September. 3 pp.7 x 4 inches, fine. Westwood Park, Droitwich, 15 August 1856. John Somerset Pakington [formerly Russell), first Baron Hampton (1799–1880), politician. Pakington became first lord of the Admiralty in Lord Derby’s second administration (1858).