Letter from Adeline Vaughan Williams to Ralph Vaughan Williams

Letter No.: 
VWL1366
Thur [21 July 1938]

The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear one

I risk this - Perhaps I ought to be sending to Cathedral Hotel. So glad you go there.1
I don’t see why we can’t meet at Winchester Station about 3.
We had a lovely picnic in Combe bottom yesterday Gaga Vuff2 & the Somers Cocks3 & then a drive to Ewhurst etc -
A


1.  AVW had addressed the letter to Rose Cottage at Stapleford, near Salisbury, where VW was 'on retreat' and had begun composing after a period of writer's block.
2.  Fredegond Shove & Ermengard Maitland. See VWL252.
3.  John Somers Cocks, later Lord Somers.

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/11, ff. 42-43

Location of copy:

Shelfmark of copy: 
UVW
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Date from postmark.

Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
380721