Second Pitt ministry
William Pitt the Younger reassumed the premiership of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in 1804, succeeding Henry Addington as First Lord of the Treasury and Chancellor of the Exchequer. His second ministry was cut short with his premature death in 1806.
|Second Pitt ministry|
Pitt by John Hoppner
|Date formed||10 May 1804|
|Date dissolved||23 January 1806|
|People and organisations|
|Prime Minister||William Pitt the Younger|
|Total no. of ministers||19 appointments|
|Member parties||Tory Party|
|Status in legislature||Majority|
|Opposition party||Whig Party|
|Legislature term(s)||2nd UK Parliament|
|Successor||Ministry of All the Talents|
- January 1805 –
- April 1805 – Lord Barham succeeds Lord Melville as First Lord of the Admiralty.
- July 1805 –
- Lord Harrowby succeeds Lord Buckinghamshire as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster.
- Lord Camden succeeds Lord Sidmouth as Lord President.
- Lord Castlereagh succeeds Camden as Colonial Secretary. He remains at the Board of Control.
| Government of the United Kingdom
Ministry of All the Talents