Free front sent from London to Dunse, dated Feb 24th 1818
Addressed to Ms Garstin, Dunse Castle, North Britain
Markings Ref (JT Whitney 7th Ed) – Double rim free frank (Evening Duty), 1A/11, p14 (£10)
Signed by “W Waldegrave”
William WALDEGRAVE, 8th Earl Waldegrave (1788-1859)
1815-18 – MP for Bedford
1846-59 – House of Lords, Earl Waldegrave
William Waldegrave was a Naval Commander, awarded the Companion of the Order of the Bath in 1840, and was promoted to Vice-Admiral in 1858.