Geographic position

51.9500° N, 0.9833° E


Fundraising Tour of Great Britain


General note

Dedham is a village on the River Stour in the county of Essex in northeast England. Samuel Wood wrote to Whitaker that he sent a letter of recommendation as well as a "Pamphlet" (Wheelock's "Narrative") and "the Testimonials" of Wheelock's School's success to the minister or principal person of Dedham in anticipation of a visit from Occom and Whitaker on their fundraising tour of England in the Fall of 1767.