Charles Kemp Dove Joins the Horticultural Society of London

This is Charles Kemp Dove, a great-great-great-great-great-grand uncle of Krysta and Teresa, joining the Royal Horticultural Society. He has moved on from working for the Opium Board to the Bengal Post office. I wonder if his interest in Opium Poppies led him to join the society.

Horticultural Society of London

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Of the falling price of Opium

This is Charles Kemp Dove, a great-great-great-great-great-grand uncle of Krysta and Teresa, discussing the falling price of Opium that was mostly being sold to China.

It turns out that Charles, his father and several of his brother-in-laws worked at various times for the Board of Customs, Opium and Salt.

The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, . . . → Read More: Of the falling price of Opium