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Nelson leaving Merton on 13 September 1805

This is an extract from Nelson's diary, which he took with him on HMS Victory. It records his feelings when leaving the home in Surrey, which he shared with Lady Emma Hamilton, for the last time.

Catalogue reference: PROB 1/22 pages 2-3

Diary entry, Nelson leaves Merton Place. 1805. Cat ref: PROB 1/22 pp 2-3. Copyright, Horatio Nelson.
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