CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
Record TypeCorrespondence
TitleLetter from Prince William to George III
Date6 November 1785
WriterWilliam, Prince (1765-1837)
AddresseeGeorge III, King
DescriptionPrince William writes of stormy weather during their last cruise and of the admiration he has for the Hebe. He hopes the King will grant him a promotion and the command of the Hebe - this will be, the Prince maintains, in the best interest of the reign.
Place Of Writingaboard HMS Hebe in Portland Roads
Extent1 document (4 pages)
Physical DescriptionLoose manuscript paper; mounted
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