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Ice House

Ice House

‘…You can have little idea of the use or the extent of the Ice that is used in Lord Mansfield’s establishment when you say he could …for less than this bill from the Regent’s Park Ice Well. It is wanted by the House Keeper every morning for the Butler for Breakfast. The Cook requires it for Pastry – Jellys, keeping meat etc etc and after all his Lordship may not dine at home besides what the Butler has generally every day for his Wines:….’

From a letter of 17th January 1848 Cockburn to Watson (Kenwood archive)

 

 

 

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