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Letter-book of Rear-Admiral L. E. H. Somerset

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MS. Eng. hist. c. 281

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Letter-book of Rear-Admiral L. E. H. Somerset of HMS Agincourt, second in command, Channel Fleet, 15 June 1880- 9 June 1881, including (fols. 27, 40) letters concerning J. A. Fisher's torpedo experiments.

(fols. 64-236) are blank.

Dates

  • 15 Jun 1880-9 Jun 1881

Extent

236 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. c. 281, fols. 1-2].
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. c. 281

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 16376

Overview

Letter-book of Rear-Admiral L. E. H. Somerset, 15 June 1880- 9 June 1881.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Custodial History

G. H. Last, cat. 201 (1934), 430.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by W. H. B. Somerset, 1945.

Physical Facet

half calf
Title
Letter-book of Rear-Admiral L. E. H. Somerset, 15 June 1880- 9 June 1881
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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