Stephenson, Benjamin Charles

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Epithet: Lieutenant; Surveyor-General of Works

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Epithet: Major-General GCH, Surveyor-General of the Works

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creatorOf SYDNEY SMIRKE: 286 letters from architects, artists and public figures, mostly to Sydney Smirke (b.1798, d.1877), architect of the British Museum Reading Room; 1793-1872. See also Add. 59847, 60756. Owned by F. R. Jemmett (see inside front cover). Pu..., 1793-1872 British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXIV (ff. 336). June-10 Nov. 1816.includes:f. 2 Adam Godon, clerk to the Committee of Trade, afterwards of the War and Colonies Department: Letter to the Sec. of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1816. ff. 3-6 Charles William Henry Montagu Scott, 4t... British Library
referencedIn Vol. VI (ff. 241). (1) Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, Duchess of Argyll; 1862 -1906, n.d. ff. 1-93. (2) Princess Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodora, wife of Prince Henry of Battenberg; 1892 -1903. ff. 94 -135. (3) Francis, Duke of Teck, his wife Mary..., 1862-1906 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCIII (ff. 372). 1-26 Feb. 1825.includes:f. 1 Sir Thomas Sherlock Gooch, 5th Baronet: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1823-1845.f. 3 Hon Hugh Lindsay, MP; Marshal of the Admiralty Court: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1824-1843.f. 5 Ja... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXIII (ff. 401). Sept, 1815-May, 1816.includes:ff. 1, 4, 22, 38, 85, 154 George III of England: Correspondence of Qu. Charlotte rel. to the Duke of Cumberland's marriage: 1814, 1815.: Partly Fr.: Copies. ff. 1, 4, 22, 38, 85, 154 Ernest August... British Library
referencedIn John F. Glaser collection of historical autograph letters and manuscripts, 1739-1933. Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXXVI (ff. 123). Jan.-15 Mar. 1819.includes:f. 1 Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1812-1827. f. 3 Sir Gilbert Blane, 1st Baronet: Letter to the 3rd Earl Bathurst: 1818. ff. 5, 23, 161 William F... British Library
referencedIn "THE BOLD RECRIUT" : opera in 1 act, in score, by Frederic Clay, the words by Benjamin Charles Stephenson. Paper; ff. 38. Folio. XIX cent. Presented by Mrs Godfrey Pearse., 19th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. CVII (ff. 426). Aug.-Sept. 1823.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:ff. 3, 207 José Raphael Revenga, Colombian Envoy: Letters to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1823. ff. 5-28 b Republic o... British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 318). 6 Jan. 1829-19 Mar. 1861, n.d.includes:ff. 1, 261, 317 William Wordsworth, poet: Letters to Sir C. W. Pasley: 1811-1844.ff. 2, 89, 109 Captain Robert Henry Spencer Cooper, RE; brother of Henry Spencer Cooper: Letters to Sir C. ... British Library
referencedIn LIVERPOOL PAPERS. Vol. CCCI (ff. 176). Royal letters supplementing Add. 38190, as follows: 1. George III to the 1st and 2nd Earls of Liverpool; 1779-1809. Down to 1805 holograph, afterwards (1807, 1809) in Sir Herbert Taylor's band, but signed by the..., 1779-1845 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XXXIII (ff. 179). 1885.includes:f. 112 Charles Pelham Villiers, PC; MP: Letter to Sir E. W. Hamilton: 1885.ff. 1, 31b Charles Robert Carington, 3rd Baron Carrington; Marquess of Lincolnshire 1912; afterwards Wynn-Carrington: Letters to Sir ..., 1885 British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 177). 1809-1830.includes:ff. 1, 35 John Swift Emerson, solicitor, of Dublin: Letters to J. W. Croker: 1809, 1812.f. 3 Sir John Beckett, 2nd Baronet: Letter to J. W. Croker: 1809.f. 5 General Sir John Floyd, 1st Baronet: Letter to ..., 1809-1830 British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXIX (ff. 325). Aug.-Oct. 1817.includes:ff. 1, 2 William Morton Pitt, FRS, MP for Dorsetshire: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1809-1817. f. 3 Captain Joseph Cotton, FRS: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1808-1824... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCXIII (ff. 147). July 1823-Aug. 1842.,George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:f. 1 Hon Francis Hely-Huchinson: Letter to his brother Lord Donoughmore: 1823. f. 3 Hon Charles William Ste... British Library
referencedIn ELLIS PAPERS. Vol. III. 'Observations on the Devices and Badges of Cognizance formerly borne by the Royal Families of England' (so on f. 34, etc.) in the form of six letters addressed by Sir H. Ellis to the Earl of Aberdeen, President of the Society ..., 1822 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCVII (ff. 321). 20 May -7 July 1826.includes:ff. 1, 43 Charles Manners-Sutton, 1st Viscount Canterbury 1835: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1812-1843.ff. 3, 161, 249, 251 John Fane, 10th Earl of Westmorland: Correspondence with Sir R. Pee... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXXII (ff. 451). 16 Mar.-22 May, 1818.includes:ff. 2, 3 James Price, Vicar of High Wycombe, Rector of Great Munden 1817: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1818. f. 4 William Le Blanc, attorney, of London: Letters to the 2nd Earl o... British Library
referencedIn LIVERPOOL PAPERS. Vol. CCCIII (ff. 187). Letters, chiefly addressed to the 1st and 2nd Earls (with a few drafts of replies), of the following statesmen (cf. 38191-38196), viz.: (a) John Stuart, 3rd Earl of Bute; 1788. f. 1; (b) Robert Stewart, Viscou..., 1788-1826 British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXX (ff. 355). 17 Aug.-23 Oct. 1814.includes:f. 1 Sir Walter Stirling, 1st Baronet; of Faskine: Letter to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1814. f. 3 Francis Basset, Baron De Dunstanville 1796: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1812-181... British Library
creatorOf Vol. V (ff. 104). 1809-1832.Charles Arbuthnot, PC; MP; diplomatist: Correspondence with J. C. Herries of Charles Arbuthnot: 1811-1834, n.d.: Partly copies.includes:ff. 10-12 Major-General Sir Benjamin Charles Stephenson, GCH; Surveyor-General of th..., 1809-1832 British Library
referencedIn ELLIS PAPERS. Vol. I. General correspondence of Sir Henry Ellis; 1795-1866. The letters are mainly concerned with Museum affairs, excepting one group (ff. 18-24) which refer to his unavailing efforts, in 1811-1812, to be elected Director of the Socie..., 1795-1866 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IX (ff. 199). 29 Feb. 1820-21 Feb. 1867.includes:ff. 1, 50 Shute Barrington, Bishop of Durham: Letters to T. Grenville: 1818-1824.f. 2 Robert Saunders-Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville; formerly Dundas: Letters to T. Grenville: 1809, 1820.f. 3 ... British Library
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Netherlands, Europe
Castle Tenison, Roscommon
Richmond, Surrey
Kensington Palace, Middlesex
Rhode Island, North America
Bethnal Green, Middlesex
Southwark, Surrey
Manchester, Lancashire
Jamaica, Central America
Châtillon-sur-Seine, France
Ionian Islands, Greece
Wellington, New Zealand
Leith, Edinburgh
United States of America
Walmer Castle, Dover
Dover, Kent
Edinburgh, Scotland
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Dover, Kent
Richmond, Surrey
Glamorgan, Wales
India, Asia
Worcester, Worcestershire
Middlesex, England
Scotland, United Kingdom
Xanthus, Lycia
United States of America
Mexico, Central America
Netherlands, Europe
Bahama Islands, the Carribean
Colombia, South America
Exeter, Devon
Claremont, Surrey
Wexford, Ireland
Falmouth, Cornwall
Hilgay, Norfolk
Deal, Kent
Norwich, Norfolk
Hammersmith, Middlesex
Scotland, United Kingdom
Chatham, Kent
Trinidad, the Carribean
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