CollectionDe Budé Papers
Record TypeWritings (documents)
TitleCopy of Orders from Rear-Adm. Lord Hood to Capt. F. Parry ordering him to proceed with the ships under his command to the island of Mayaguana to watch out for enemy squadrons and, on discovering any, to join Hood immediately; and to direct the Commander of L'Amiable, should they meet, to survey the Turks Island passage while Parry surveys the Caicos passage.
Date9 December 1782
WriterHood, Samuel, Rear-Admiral Lord
AddresseeParry, F., Capt.; Commander, HMS Actaeon
DescriptionParry is to remain at this station 'as long as your water will last'.
Possibly 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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