CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from the Duke of Clarence to Lord Melville
Date10 June 1814
WriterClarence and St Andrews, William, Duke of
AddresseeMelville, 2nd Viscount
DescriptionThe Duke is pleased with the information provided by Melville in his letter, but he maintains that he will keep his flag flying as he believes this does not interfere with the Port duties. To reassure Melville about the righteousness of this action, he mentions the 'very good effects already produced by the proper and liberal promotion of the Flags'.
Place Of WritingPortsmouth
Extent1 document (2 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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