Vellum commission, signed by the three Lords of the Admiralty, Charles Small Pybus, Philip Affleck and Sir Charles Middleton, appointing Thomas Gillespie to be Second Lieutenant and Lieutenant at Arms of HMS Sphynx

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Vellum commission, signed by the three Lords of the Admiralty, Charles Small Pybus, Philip Affleck and Sir Charles Middleton, appointing Thomas Gillespie to be Second Lieutenant and Lieutenant at Arms of HMS Sphynx

Vellum commission, signed by the three Lords of the Admiralty, Charles Small Pybus, Philip Affleck and Sir Charles Middleton, appointing Thomas Gillespie to be Second Lieutenant and Lieutenant at Arms of HMS Sphynx

Date

5 December 1794

Reference

GIL 1

Level

File

Extent

1 document

Physical Characteristics / Technical Requirements

11 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches, printed on vellum with manuscript insertions, Admiralty seal affixed upper left, folds, occasional surface staining

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