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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from Sir Claud Alexander, 01 May 1911

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/9/17/29

Scope and Contents

Alexander is relieved that Elwes enjoyed inspecting his sheep, although he considers Elwes' aim of trying to manufacture a breed of sheep with the hardiness of Welsh and the size and fleece of Lincoln longwools to be an impossibility. He reports the birth of a fat-tailed ram lamb out of his best ewe. Ewart should treat Mr [Guracy?]'s letter with caution, as he is an untrained observer and Alexander has known him to make errors.

Dates

  • 01 May 1911

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

2 leaves

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

From the Series: 4 boxes

Physical Location

CLX-A-1137

Physical Description

2 leaves

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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