1809 in the United Kingdom

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Events from the year 1809 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

The Theatre Royal, Covent Garden as drawn by Augustus Pugin. This building opened in 1809 to replace its predecessor, which had burned down in 1808.

Ongoing[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Courier (London newspaper), 1 March 1809, "Published this day". The first issue, however, carries a title page date of February.
  2. ^ a b c d Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 243–244. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  3. ^ Longford, Elizabeth (1969). Wellington: The Years of The Sword (1971 ed.). London: HarperCollins. p. 117. ISBN 978-0-586-03548-1. 
  4. ^ Longford, Elizabeth (1992). Wellington (2012 ed.). London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson. p. 118. ISBN 978-0-349-12350-9. 
  5. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  6. ^ Gash, Norman (2004). "Wellesley, Arthur, first duke of Wellington (1769–1852)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/29001. Retrieved 2012-10-12.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)
  7. ^ Paxman, Jeremy (1998). The English: a portrait of a people. London: Michael Joseph. p. 217.