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'Signals for the Fleet sailing from Louisbnrg to the Isle of Bec in the River St. Laurence...'

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MS. Eng. hist. e. 50

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'Signals for the Fleet sailing from Louisbnrg to the Isle of Bec in the River St. Laurence under the command of Charles Saunders Esqr, Vice Admiral of the Blue and Commander in Chief etc., 1759', a code illustrated with coloured drawings of the flags used. (fols. 1-2, 23-end are blank paper)

Fols. 3-22 used to be fols. 165-184 of no. 13685.

Dates

  • Written in A.D. 1759

Extent

49 Leaves

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. hist. e. 50, fols. 1-2]
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Shelfmark:

MS. Eng. hist. e. 50

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20372

Overview

'Signals for the Fleet sailing from Louisbnrg to the Isle of Bec in the River St. Laurence...'

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

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. 30482

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Re-referenced in 1894.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

7 1/2 × 5 in.
Title
'Signals for the Fleet sailing from Louisbnrg to the Isle of Bec in the River St. Laurence...'
Status
Completed
Date
EAD version 2020 by Alice Whichelow
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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