CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Prince William to George III
Date16 June 1780
WriterWilliam, Prince (1765-1837)
AddresseeGeorge III, King
DescriptionThe Prince refers to his studies and Mr Majendie, who has expressed his satisfaction with the Prince's progress. Admiral Digby is also pleased and has ordered the Prince to keep a more regular watch.
At port, they dined at Sir Thomas Pye's and watched a procession of shipwrights in the dockyard on the occasion of the King's birthday. The Prince dined on HMS Victory as a guest of Admiral Geary.
HMS Prince George will soon be sailing near the French coast.
Place Of Writingaboard HMS Prince George at sea
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper
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