CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
ReferenceGEO/MAIN/45102
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from the Duke of Clarence to Colonel John McMahon
Date28 May 1814
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeMcMahon, John, Colonel
DescriptionInforming McMahon about the arrangements made in the HMS Impregnable ahead of the imminent visit of the Emperor of Russia and the King of Prussia: the Duke is determined to provide a magnificent reception for them, that will reflect credit on the Prince Regent. Charles Stewart will send a messenger to announce of the safe departure of the Sovereigns from Paris.
The Duke encloses here a list of people he intends to take on board the ship with him and the Sovereigns.
Place Of Writingaboard HMS Impregnable in the Downs
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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