CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeWritings (documents)
TitleInstructions for the embarkation of the Emperor of Russia and King of Prussia on the HMS Impregnable
DateMay 1814
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
DescriptionArrangements and ceremonies to be followed by the Flag Officers, Captains, Commanders and other inferior Officers, at the disembarkation, in any port, of the allied Sovereigns [Emperor of Russia and King of Prussia] - this in view of their imminent visit to England. Instructions concern, mainly, the disposition of the ships in the port; control over the movements of the ships; display of the foreign standards; appropriate gun salute, etc.
Extent1 document (8 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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