WILLIAM FREDERICK, Duke of Gloucester. 13704



Autograph Letter Signed ‘William Frederick’, regretting that the weather makes it impossible to shoot this morning, but nevertheless looking forward to visiting his correspondent at the Hall. A good one page example, 9 x 7 inches, fine, folds. Liverpool, 29 October [1804]. Found among the papers of the Blackburne family of Orford Hall, Warrington. Prince William Frederick (1776-1834), Duke of Gloucester, nicknamed ‘Silly Billy’, son of Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester, brother of King George III.