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Letters of Admiral of the fleet, the Earl of St. Vincent

St. Vincent, John Jervis Viscount

Letters of Admiral of the fleet, the Earl of St. Vincent

whilst the first lord of the admiralty, 1801-1804

by St. Vincent, John Jervis Viscount

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Published by Navy Records Society in [London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • St. Vincent, John Jervis, Viscount, 1735-1823 -- Correspondence.,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Correspondence.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 1789-1820 -- Sources.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by David Bonner Smith.
      GenreCorrespondence.
      SeriesPublications of the Navy Records Society ;, vol. 55, 61
      ContributionsBonner-Smith, D., 1890-1950, ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA70 .A1 vol. LV, LXI
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6647801M
      LC Control Number22019492
      OCLC/WorldCa1884164

      After the war, Orde was appointed governor of Dominica, where he governed successfully enough to be awarded a baronetcy in ; but when war broke out with France in , Orde returned to the navy. Promoted to Rear Admiral in , he served in the Mediterranean Fleet under John Jervis, Earl St. Vincent. The life and letters of David, Earl Beatty, Admiral of the Fleet, Viscount Borodale of Wexford, Baron Beatty of the North Sea and of Brooksby, P.C., G.C.B., O.M., G.C.V.O., D.S.O., D.C.L., LL. D Hardcover – January 1, by William Scott Chalmers (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratingsReviews: 2.

      The First Lord of the Admiralty, or formally the Office of the First Lord of the Admiralty, was the political head of the Royal Navy who was the government's senior adviser on all naval affairs and responsible for the direction and control of Admiralty as well as general administration of the Naval Service of the United Kingdom, that encompassed the Royal Navy, the Royal Marines . Admiral of the Fleet John Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent GCB PC RN Many of my friends have often asked of me what, or rather who, is the Earl of St. Vincent that frequents my online persona and email addresses. Put simply he is Sir John Jervis, Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Bath, Admiral of the Fleet, and the First Earl of St. Vincent, and.

      The letters by Morris give his version of the fall of Domenica and his view of the future defense of St. Vincent's. Letters from Edward Hay, Governor of Jamaica, are much concerned with the French prisoners being held at Bridgetown in the wake of a riot and attack on them by some Jamaicans, "white and black.". Download this stock image: Admiral of the Fleet John Jervis, ( – ) served throughout the latter half of the 18th century and into the 19th, and was an active commander during the Seven Years' War, American War of Independence, French Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic Wars. He is best known for his victory at the Battle of Cape Saint Vincent, .


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Letters of Admiral of the fleet, the Earl of St. Vincent: whilst the first lord of the admiralty, / Edited by David Bonner Smith Navy Records Society [London] Australian/Harvard Citation. Vincent, John Jervis. - Admiral Earl St. Vincent, by Mills, from a bust by Chantrey. R EVERSE. - The genius of war hurling the destruction of the British fire on the Spanish Fleet, off Cape St.

Vincent. John Jervis, Viscount St. Vincent the Earl of St. Vincent book a British naval officer who commanded the naval forces during the expedition to the West Indies and later served in the Mediterranean.

He won fame and his peerage for his victory at the battle of Cape St. Vincent against the Spanish Fleet in February, NOTE ON THE SPANISH FLEET: This list is of Admiral Córdova's fleet on the 1st February.

It includes four ships-of-the-line which did not participate in the battle. These are the Neptuno and Bahama, which were sent into Algeciras, and the San Pablo and Pelayo, which had been detached in the wrong direction to scout for the British in the morning on the day of the battle.

1 Admiral of the Fleet: Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke () 15 January Admirals (7) Bt. – an officer for whom Admiral Sir John Jervis, Earl of St. Vincent (20 January – 13 March ), had little professional respect: The first Fleet Signal Book was issued in. Memorandum to the Fleet Kioge Bay 18th June.

Memoranda To Admiral the Earl of St Vincent Deal 31st July Frigates George give given Government guns Hamilton Highness honour hope Hyde Parker Island Italy join June keep Keith kind King Lady leave letter Letter-Book Lieutenant Line London Lord Nelson Lordship Majesty Majesty's.

John Jervis, Admiral of the Fleet, First Earl St Vincent's Book of Promotions for Lieutenants. (MRF/) Diary of Alfred Fell in the LORD AUCKLAND, emigrant ship. (MRF/) Request this item 18 letters from India, Portugal and Italy to William Hurt, London merchant. (MRF/).

Letters of Admiral of the Fleet, the Eart of St. Vincent, whilst First Lord of the Admiralty, / Edited by David Bonner Smith St. Vincent, John Jervis, Viscount, [ Book: ] View online (access conditions). To Admiral the Earl St Vincent K B Vanguard Palermo 6th May force French Frigates give given Grand hands honour hope HORATIO NELSON Island Italy January join keep King Lady Hamilton leave Leghorn letter Letter-Book Line Lord Malta March Marquis de Niza Minister Minotaur Naples Neapolitan necessary by a great Victory over the Fleet of.

The collection consists of eight letters written to Sir George Parker, Esquire, from John Jervis, Admiral Lord St. Vincent. All letters refer to personal business and financial affairs.

Return to the Table of Contents. Letters of Admiral of the fleet, the John Jervis, Earl of St. Vincent whilst the first lord of the Admiralty, –, edited by David Bonner-Smith. Publications of the Navy Records Society, vols. 55, 61 ([London]: Printed for the Navy Records Society, –27).

ReferencesBuried: Stone, Staffordshire. Admiral Jervis received the thanks of both Houses of Parliament, and was honoured with the title of Earl of St. Vincent, the scene of his glory, and Baron Jervis of Meaford, the place of his birth; he also received the gold chain and medal, and a pension of three thousand pounds per annum.

Full text of "Life and Correspondence of John, Earl of St. Vincent " See other formats. Letter Signed ‘St. Vincent’ to “The respective Officers of the Ordnance at Gibraltar”, about their accounts “which you describe to be of great importance” which were to be sent home by HM Storeship Gorgon, informing them of the alternative presented by “several Ships of superior force (some of them not likely to be embarrassed with Convoy) are soon expected here on their way.

Prisoners and passengers of the Earl St. Vincent identified in the Hunter Valley The Earl St. Vincent was built at Topsham in This was the second of three voyages of Earl St.

Vincent bringing convicts to New South Wales, the others being in and. TO ADMIRAL THE EARL OF ST. VINCENT, K.B. [Letter-Book.] Vanguard, 12 Leagues West of Candia, 12th July, My Lord, By my Letter of the 29th of June, your Lordship will know why I thought it right to steer for Alexandria.↑ The Channel fleet, under Earl St.

Vincent, was lying in Torbay when the grand promotion in honor of the Union between Great Britain and Ireland was made known, and found to include five Captains then commanding ships under his Lordship’s orders.

On the 6th Jan. the wind having become fair for sailing from that anchorage, the Earl sent Mr.TO ADMIRAL THE EARL OF ST. VINCENT, K.B. [Autograph draught, in the Nelson Papers and " Letter Book.,] Vanguard, off Naples, 17th June, My Lord, I have only to assure you, I will bring the French Fleet to Action the moment I can lay my hands on them.

Till then, Adieu. Believe me, &e. HORATIO NELSON.