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Epigram on Lord Mansfield's Opposition to Reform

1832: Representation of the People Acts

Author: Anon

Publication: Loyal Reformers' Gazette

Published: 16 April 1832

Place of publication: Glasgow, Scotland

Publication type: Newspaper/Periodical

Featured individuals:
William Murray, 4th Earl of Mansfield (1806-1898)

A full copy of this poem is available.

Archive/Library: Mitchell Library, Glasgow
Classmark(s): Reel Number: 3089; Pressmark: SNMU 175/98
Pages(s): 306

A short poem which mocks Lord Mansfield, who tried to 'assail' the Reform Bill.  This poem appears in the first issue after the Reform Bill was passed.