Erroll Pilkington Gillespie Letters
Letters from from Erroll Pilkington Gillespie to his family. Learn more.
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Strand Palace Hotel, Strand, London, W.C.2 The Strand Hotel Ltd. Telegrams: "Luxury, Rand, London." Code: Western Union
The Strand Hotel Limited. Proprietors of Strand Palace Hotel, Regent Palace Hotel
night the train was very crowded. I up there on the morning of the 9th and found the T.P.s had gone out to Linlithgow for the day on business (war work) I had wired of course beforehand telling them I was coming, and they were expecting me and they left a letter saying they would be back 5:30pm. I went round to Westerlea then to look them up, but found no one there either, Uncle Jack and Aunt Sophy are down at Harrogate and Marion was away somewhere, so I was out of luck as a matter
BC Archives, MS-2685 Box 17 File 3 / OLIVER, William Edgar, 1867 – 1920. Victoria; lawyer. / Erroll P. Gillespie, correspondence outward, 1917 – 1919.