CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleCopy of a letter from Rear-Adm. Lord Hood to Adm. Hugh Pigot remarking on dispatches suggesting Jamaica is under threat of attack and that he (Hood) is at risk of being 'abominably thrashed', reporting that he will endeavour to ascertain the whereabouts of the Spanish squadron, but will be careful of engaging with them if it is near a port where a superior enemy fleet may be based.
Date4 December 1782
WriterHood, Samuel, Rear-Admiral Lord
AddresseePigot, Hugh, Admiral
DescriptionPossibly an enclosure of 0735, and thus sent by Rear-Adm. Lord Hood to General Jacob de Budé.
Extent1 document
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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