CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleCopies of letter and reply between Rear-Adm. Lord Hood and Adm. Hugh Pigot, with the former requesting permission to go to sea and outlining what action he would take in seeking the enemy and their intentions by sending parts of the British fleet to various locations in the West Indies and along the American coast, and Pigot conveying orders which require Hood to remain at his current position, while agreeing with his general opinion; with near duplicate [0723a], which has a different date for Hood's letter.
Date16-17 October 1782
WriterHood, Samuel, Rear-Admiral Lord
Pigot, Hugh, Admiral
AddresseePigot, Hugh, Admiral
Hood, Samuel, Rear-Admiral Lord
DescriptionEnclosure of 0721, and thus sent by Rear-Adm. Lord Hood to General Jacob de Budé.
Extent2 documents
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript papers; mounted
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