CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from the Duke of Clarence to Colonel John McMahon
Date[26 April 1814]
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeMcMahon, John, Colonel
DescriptionDispatched the HMS Pigmy Schooner with a letter to the Emperor of Russia [Alexander I], and one for Viscount Castlereagh. He received a letter from Lord Melville [Henry Dundas] with a request to proceed to town - but he will not be able to do so until later in the week because of a series of previously arranged dinners with British and Russian Admirals and Captains; Captain [Charles] Rowley [Commander of HMS Eagle]; Captain Alexander [Commander of the HMS Colossus].
Place Of WritingDeal
Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted.
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