Publications of the Navy Records Society, Volume 20 (Google eBook)

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Navy Records Society, 1902 - Great Britain
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Page 456 - commissioners of the admiralty that I may be permitted to return to England and to go on shore for the purpose of re-establishing my health, and to enable me to attend to those affairs which require my personal attendance. I have the honour to be, sir, with great respect, your most obedient servant,
Page 40 - sent to the seas by the most excellent Princess the Lady Elizabeth, by the grace of God Queen of England, France, and Ireland, &c.,
Page 412 - beg you will be pleased to acquaint my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty that I arrived at this island and anchored close to the town on the 4th instant, at half-past
Page 347 - have to acquaint you, for the information of my Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, that on
Page 413 - I have appointed Lieutenant D'Auvergne as acting governor, until their lordships' pleasure is known ; and I beg leave to add that from his perfect knowledge of both services, his zeal and loyalty and a high sense of honour, I know no seaman more competent to the trust. With
Page 463 - and I have desired Captain Blackwood to throw a frigate to the westward of Cadiz for the purpose of easy and early communication. I am, sir, with great respect, Your most obedient servant, NELSON AND BRONTE.
Page 445 - I know, my dear Troubridge, how angry the earl would be if he knew I, as second in command, was to venture to give an opinion, because I know his opinion on officers writing to the admiralty. But what I say is in the mouth of all the old marketwomen at Yarmouth.
Page 411 - of which I am possessed. I have the honour to be, with great truth and respect, Sir, your most obedient humble servant,
Page 53 - argue of so high and mystical matters. And if any person shall forget himself and his duty herein, he shall upon knowledge thereof receive open punishment to his shame, and after be banished the army ; and if any shall hear it and not reveal it to

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