Comments

Letter 2 from Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur] aboard SS Highland Piper near Vigo, Spain to dearest Ka [Kathleen de Carteret]. Includes comments about crossing from England to Vigo via Boulogne, with a description of passing by Jersey, Les Casquets and Guernsey. Includes original envelope addressed to Miss K de Carteret, Vale Farm, St Peter.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A2/2/2

Date

September 11th 1927 - September 11th 1927

Scope and Content

Includes: recollections of being with Kathleen at St Brelade's Church, mentioning Marion and the Greens; comments about records mentioning Reginald [Foorte]; requests that Kathleen tell Granny [Elvina Carrel, née Vautier] of news; refers to receipt of a wire from his father [Henry Sydney Le Sueur]; remarks about reading a book by John Oxenham on the journey; and refers to stopping in Las Palmas, Canary Islands before final destination of Buenos Aires.

Names

Carrel, Elvina, née Vautier
de Carteret, Kathleen
Foorte, Reginald
Green Family
Le Sueur, Henry Sydney
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Oxenham, John
H and W Nelson Limited
Nelson Line
SS Highland Piper
St Brelade's Church

Keywords

Vale Farm, St Peter | Casquets | Guernsey | Tilbury | Boulogne | Buenos Aires | Las Palmas | Vigo | Boats | Correspondence | families | gramophones | Letters | records | Ships

Dimensions

2 papers
1 Envelope

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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