Autograph letter signed 'Collingwood' to Lieutenant General Sir Hew Dalrymple, Commander in Chief of Gibraltar, written on board HMS Ocean

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Autograph letter signed 'Collingwood' to Lieutenant General Sir Hew Dalrymple, Commander in Chief of Gibraltar, written on board HMS Ocean

Autograph letter signed 'Collingwood' to Lieutenant General Sir Hew Dalrymple, Commander in Chief of Gibraltar, written on board HMS Ocean

Date

13 February 1807

Reference

COLL 1

Level

Item

Scope and Content

The letter discusses plans to revive trade through Gibraltar, the import of tobacco, the premises at Gibraltar to be used by the Navy, and the news of an enemy squadron preparing to sail from Cadiz

Extent

1 document

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

4 pages, 9 x 7 1/2 inches

Access Conditions

Open access

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