CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from the Duke of Clarence to George, Prince of Wales
Date22 June 1790
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeGeorge, Prince of Wales (1762-1830)
DescriptionThe Duke arrived in Portsmouth the previous Friday, and he has been since occupied receiving and stationing seamen and marines. There are 22 sail of the line at Spithead but they need 300 men before sailing, so they will not sail for at least a fortnight. He asks the Prince to let him know when he would like to visit Portsmouth as Barrington [Sir Jonah] wants to have time to make the due arrangements.
Place Of WritingPortsmouth
Extent1 document (3 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted.
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Publications Published in "The Correspondence of George Prince of Wales, 1770-1789", II, edited by A Aspinall; no 513
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