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Logs kept by William Rattray

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MS. Add. C. 216

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Logs kept by William Rattray:
  1. (fol. 1v) on board H.M.S. Melville, Apr. 15, 1829-July 28, 1831, chiefly in the Mediterranean.
  2. (fol. 94v) on board H.M.S. Raleigh, July 29, 1831-May 31, 1834, also in the Mediterranean.


  • written in A.D. 1829-1834 by W. Rattray


237 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. C. 216, fols. 1-2]
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MS. Add. C. 216

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19868


Logs kept by William Rattray, written in A.D. 1829-1834.

Biographical / Historical

William Rattray (d. 1844) was a Lieutenant in the Navy.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 29426.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought from John Taylor, of Northampton, on Jan. 10, 1884.

Physical Facet

On paper


13 1/4 × 8 3/8 in.
Logs kept by William Rattray
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom