Howe, Richard

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Epithet: Viscount and 1st Earl Howe

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Epithet: MP for county Wiltshire

Title: 3rd Baronet

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referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE AND PAPERS of Vice-Admiral Sir Thomas Boulden Thompson, K.C.B., M.P., 1st Bart. 1806, Comptroller of the Navy, consisting chiefly of official and semi-official letters relating to naval affairs; 1786-1815. Included are:-(a) Admiralty I..., 1786-1815 British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. (I. ff. 382). 1762-1794.includes:f. 1 Richard Howe, Viscount and 1st Earl Howe: Instructions to Capt. Suckling: 1762. f. 1 Captain Maurice Suckling, RN: Instructions to, from Adm. Howe: 1762. f. 8 General Sir John Dalling, Governor of Jama..., 1762-1794 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCVIII. (ff. 465). General Correspondence 21 Aug.-15 Sept. 1758.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Home and Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 27, 56, 90, 136, 156, 205, 215, 290, 301, 359,... British Library
referencedIn LETTERS to General Haldimand, Governor of Quebec, from 1. The Lords of the Admiralty [John Montagu] Earl of Sandwich; John Buller; [Wilmot Vaughan] Earl of Lisburne; Henry Penton; Robert Man; George Darby; Bamber Gascoigne; Hon. Charles Francis Grevi..., 1778-1785 British Library
referencedIn (XVI. ff. 321). Oct. 1782-July, 1783.includes:ff. 1, 9, 18, 45, 54, 71, 126, 127, 134, 145, 148-150, 167, 168, 172, 237, 253, 274, 281, 285, 294, 296, 311 George Aust, Under Secretary: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1778-1789. ff. 2, 220, 222, 2... British Library
creatorOf FORTH PAPERS. Vol. VIII. Papers, chiefly assembled by Lt.-Col. Willoughby Forth and his son Capt. Nevill de Rouen Forth, relating to the life of N. P. Forth and other members of the Forth family, partly in connection with Marion Ward's biography; 19t..., 19th century-20th century British Library
referencedIn B. 1-24. Europe, viz. 1-10, France; 11-16, Spain ; 17-19, Denmark 20-22, Turkey; 23, Tracks of the French and English fleets on lst June, 1794; 24, Plan of the battle of Lissa between Prussia and Austria, 1757.includes:1 Aix: Chart of: 1757.1-10 ... British Library
referencedIn (XVIII. ff. 335). Jan.-Aug. 1784.includes:ff. 1, 236, 272 Sir William Henry Ashhurst, Justice of the King's Bench: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1780-1785. ff. 3-245 passim Miss Margaret Jeffreys: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1764-1787. ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. 1730-1765.William Bentinck, Count; son of the 1st Earl of Portland: Correspondence with his family and others in England: 1730-1765.includes:ff. 1-228, passim Harriot Hamilton, daughter of William, 1st Lord Portland, wife of James, Earl o..., 1730-1765 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XIX (ff. 211). 1761-11 Feb. 1764.includes:ff. 1, 43 Lieutenant-General Sir Richard Lyttelton, KB; MP; Governor of Minorca: Correspondence with his cousin, G. Grenville of Lt.-Gen. Sir Richard Lyttelton: 1754-1770: Partly copies.ff. 3, 90 Gil... British Library
referencedIn Vol. III. (I. ff. 371). 1755-1783.includes:f. 7 Ceremonials: On receiving the Duke of Cumberland at Spithead: 1755. f. 8 Admiral Thomas Smith: Regulations for seamen: 1755.: Copy. f. 15 Admiral Alexander Hood, Viscount Bridport: Appointment as Lieu..., 1755-1783 British Library
referencedIn 38076. COLLECTION of charts and plans of coasts, rivers, islands, etc., drawn for military or sailing. purposes, many of which have reference to the voyages and naval engagements of Adm. Richard, Earl Howe (d. 1799). Purchased at the sale of his coll..., 1700-1899 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I. 1730-1765.William Bentinck, Count; son of the 1st Earl of Portland: Correspondence with his family and others in England: 1730-1765.includes:ff. 1, 3, 9, 13, 15, 19-24, 27-42, 44, 54-65 Sophia Grey, 2nd wife of Henry, 1st Duke of Kent: Let..., 1730-1765 British Library
referencedIn Vol. VII. (V. ff. 238). Jan. 1796-June, 1797.Sir Evan Nepean, 1st Baronet: Correspondence with Lord Bridport: 1795-1801.Cambridge, Cambridgeshire: Letterbook for County Volunters: 1803-1805.George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer: Correspondence with L... British Library
referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843 Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. iv. (ff. 453). Jan.-July, 1778.British America, and United States: Proceedings of the Commissioners sent out to treat with: 1778.British America, and United States: Papers, etc., relating to the war and public affairs: 1776-1781.includes:ff. 3, ... British Library
referencedIn PAPERS of Samuel Pepys, 1685/6-1695, and Larcum Kendall, 1765-1796, viz:-1. Statements, dated 1688, Dec. 1689, 22 Aug. 1695, by Pepys in his cypher, concerning the birth of [James Francis Edward] Prince of Wales [the Old Pretender], on 10 June 1688, ..., 1686-1796 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XVIII. (ff. 348). 1. FAIR COPY of letters and papers written by Sir. Samuel Bentham during his travels through Russia and Siberia in 1781-1783. f. 1. 2. Extracts from works on Russia and the Crimea, in Jeremiah Bentham's hand. f. 59. 3. Copies o..., 1744-1847 British Library
referencedIn Vol. v. (ff. 233). Shenley-Wymondley.includes:ff. 1, 5 Shenley, Hertfordshire: Views: 19th cent. f. 2 Richard Howe, Viscount and 1st Earl Howe: Portrait: 19th cent. ff. 6-17 Standon, Hertfordshire: Views,: 18th, 19th centt. f. 14 Walter Aston, 1st..., 16th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE of Sir Henry Ellis, K.H., Secretary to the Society of Antiquaries 1814, Principal Librarian of the British Museum 1827, on various antiquarian and other subjects; among them being the establishment of a naval officers' uniform, "Kings ..., 1795-1863 British Library
referencedIn (III. ff. 367.). Apr. 1797-1799.includes:ff. 1, 200, 209 Sir John Dalrymple, of Cranstoun, 4th Baronet (1771), Baron of the Scotch Exchequer: Letters to the 3rd Lord Hardwicke: 1797-1801. f. 3 Captain James Dalrymple: Despatches concerning the captu..., 1797-1799 British Library
creatorOf 'CAPABILITY' BROWN: correspondence of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, landscape gardener (b.1715, d.1783), comprising mainly letters from patrons relating to commissions, but also including a few letters from Brown and his wife on family matters; 1753-1..., 1753-1784 British Library
referencedIn FLAXMAN PAPERS. Vol. XII (ff. 329). Miscellaneous volume, including :-1. Contracts and other papers relative to public commissions of Flaxman, 1794-1828. f. 1. 2. Catalogue of the Flaxman sale, 1 July 1828. Printed. With MS. inventories, n.d. f. 28. ..., 1784-1845 British Library
referencedIn "THE original Despatches communicating the principal victories obtained by the British Navy over the fleets of France and her allies in the course of the Revolutionary wars, 1794-1806. Collected by command of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty,..., 1794-1806 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCVI. (ff. 436). General Correspondence 21 June-20 July, 1758.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Home and Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 117, 383, 404 Newsletters From France: : A.D. 17... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLIX (ff, 317). 1787, 1788.includes:ff. 1, 84-89 Shipping: Various papers rel. to: 1783-1790. ff. 1-141 passim Trade and Commerce: Papers rel. to: 1784-1788. ff. 3, 56, 63, 72, 92, 124, 140 London; Customs: Produce of office of Collector Inwar..., 1787-1788 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIX (ff. 228). 28 Jan. 1752-7 Dec. 1799.includes:ff. 1, 3 Colonel Samuel Martin, of Antigua; son of Samuel Martin (d. 1701) and father of Samuel Martin (b. 1714): Letters to his son, Sir H. Martin: 1752.ff. 5-16 Henry Martin, 1st Baronet 179... British Library
referencedIn (XII. ff. 392). Jan. 1757-Aug. 1759.includes:ff. 1, 2, 6, 28 Philip Carteret Webb, Solicitor to the Treasury; MP for Haslemere: Correspondence with the 1st Lord Hardwicke: 1741-1763. f. 8 Richard Mountney, Baron of the Irish Exchequer: Letters to th... British Library
referencedIn LETTER-BOOK of Samuel Bentham, the naval architect, and Jeremy Bentham, the philosopher, his brother; 20 Jan. O.S. 1784-25 Nov. 1789. The earlier letters (ff. 1-36) relate to S. Bentham's employment in Russia, and the bulk of the volume (ff. 37-222)... British Library
referencedIn Vol. VI. (IV. ff. 265). July-Dec. 1795.Sir Evan Nepean, 1st Baronet: Correspondence with Lord Bridport: 1795-1801.includes:f. 2 Admiral Sir Thomas Pasley: Correspondence with Lord Bridport: 1795, 1797. ff. 8, 42, 52, 99, 193 Alan Gardner, Admiral, ... British Library
creatorOf ROBINSON PAPERS: papers of John Robinson M.P. (b.1727, d.1802), Secretary of the Treasury 1770-1782, Surveyer-General of Woods and Forests, 1787-1802; 1755-1810 [1818?]. Supplementing Add. 37833-37836, and the North/Sheffield Papers, Add. 61860-61876..., 1755-1819 British Library
creatorOf BLAKENEY COLLECTION. Vol. XII. (TSB 13). ff. ii+305. 380 x 275mm. 1. ff. 1-120. Correspondence, etc., relating to public affairs, chiefly of William Pitt the elder and younger, Warren Hastings, William Windham (see also Add. 37842-37935); William Wyn..., 1653-1955 British Library
referencedIn (XVII. ff. 366). Aug.-Dec. 1783.includes:ff. 1, 19, 27, 66. 106, 137, 187, 207, 224, 237, 250, 272 William Beldam, Deputy Teller of the Exchequer: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1768-1786. ff. 3, 15, 25, 40, 48, 55, 70, 76, 79, 83, 85, 93, 101, ... British Library
referencedIn " A LIST of his Majesty's royal navy;" Navy Office, 31 July, 1761. On f. 2 is a note in the hand of Admiral Richard Howe, Earl Howe. Paper. Small Octavo. British Library
referencedIn Vol. ii. (ff. 480). 1776-May, 1777.Louis XVI of France: Negotiations with America, during the war: 1777.British America, and United States: Papers, etc., relating to the war and public affairs: 1776-1781.includes:ff. 1, 5, 18, 102, 141, 288, 289 Fred..., 1776-1777 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCV. (ff. 506). General Correspondence 11 May-20 June, 1758.Bevil Higgons, Secretary of State to the Pretender: Letter to the Greffier Fagel: 1715.: Fr.: Copy.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1... British Library
referencedIn (VI. ff. 405). July, 1784-1788.includes:ff. 1, 16, 17, 19-21, 27, 103, 104, 113, 129, 198, 209, 210, 254, 270, 271, 289, 371 Thomas Gotobed, of Ely, Attorney: Letters to the 3rd Lord Hardwicke: 1780-1789. ff. 2, 211, 375 John Waddington, Junior, of ..., 1784-1788 British Library
referencedIn Vol. VI. (V. ff. 461). 1 June-15 Oct. 1798.includes:f. 1 William IV of England: Correspondence, as Duke of Clarence, withh Lord Nelson: 1787-1803. f. 3 Admiral Sir George Cockburn: Letters to Lord Nelson: 1796-1799. ff. 6, 9, 26, 29, 33, 43, 47, 55... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS letters to William, Count Bentinck; 1746-1774. Among the writers are:-[Gustavus William, Baron] Imhoff [Governor of Batavia]; Batavia, 28 May, 1749. Fr. f. 12. B[ertram] P[hilip] S[igismund] A[lbert,] G[raaf] van Gronsfeld; 7 July, 17..., 1746-1774 British Library
referencedIn (XX. ff. 317). July, 1785-Dec. 1786.George Aust, Under Secretary: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke: 1778-1789.includes:ff. 3, 13, 31, 61, 70, 212, 247,249, 253 Samuel Wilde, Clerk in the Exchequer: Letters to the 2nd Lord Hardwicke, as his secretary... British Library
referencedIn National portrait gallery of illustrious and eminent personages of the nineteenth century, extra-illustrated Houghton Library
referencedIn HANOVER PAPERS. Vol. VI. (ff. 553). 1/12 May, 1714 -25 Dec./6 Jan. 1714/15. The writers are:-J[oseph]Addison,[Secretary to the Lords Justices]; St. James's, 4, 11 Sept. Engl. ff. 419, 445. [Arthur Annesly, 5th Earl of] Anglesey, to the Electress Soph... British Library
referencedIn Vol. V. (III. ff. 304). July, 1794-June, 1795.includes:ff. 1-179 passim Richard Howe, Viscount and 1st Earl Howe: Correspondence with, and instructions to, Lord Bridport: 1775-1797. ff. 1-179 passim Admiral Alexander Hood, Viscount Bridport: Corresp... British Library
creatorOf Richard Howe Survey Book, 1829-1833 Western Reserve Historical Society
referencedIn Vol. iii. (ff. 413). 1762-1814.includes:f. 1 John Moore: Information respecting flat boats at Dunkirk: 1762. f. 4 James O'Hara, 2nd Baron Tyrawley: Instructions to, in Portugal: 1762. f. 6 Captain Gordon Semple: Recommendation of, by Lord Clive to ..., 1762-1814 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV. (II. ff. 345). 1784-June, 1794.Admiral Alexander Hood, Viscount Bridport: Correspondence with Lord Howe: 1775-1783.Richard Howe, Viscount and 1st Earl Howe: Correspondence with, and instructions to, Lord Bridport: 1775-1797.includes:f. 3 Th..., 1784-1794 British Library
referencedIn NELSON PAPERS. Vol. I. Autograph letters and papers of Lord Nelson, written for the most part when on service; 1786-1805. For his private and family correspondence, v. Add. 34,988. The letters, which are holograph copies or drafts, are address..., 1786-1805 British Library
referencedIn CLARKSON PAPERS. Vol. I. Papers of John Clarkson (1764-1828) relative to the transport of negro settlers from Halifax, Nova Scotia, to Sierra Leone in 1791-2, and the founding of the colony, of which Clarkson became first Governor. Included are lette... British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXIII (ff. 192). May-Aug. 1765.includes:ff. 1, 38 Field-Marshal George Townshend, 1st Marquess Townshend: Letters to G. Grenville: 1755-1765.f. 3 Hugh Percy, 1st Duke of Northumberland; formerly Smithson: Letters to G. Grenville from Hugh Pe... British Library
referencedIn LEEDS PAPERS. Vol. CLXXV (ff. i + 252). Correspondence, etc., of the 5th Duke of Leeds, as follows:-(1) Correspondence with George III; 1784-1788. Mostly printed in A. Aspinall, The Later Correspondence of George III, i, 1962. ff. 1-22 b. (2) Politi..., 1784-1791 British Library
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Cassiobury, Hertfordshire
Aix, Bouches du Rhone, France
London, England
Wimpole Hall, Cambridgeshire
Turkey, Asia Minor
Anglesey, Wales
Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire
Black Sea, Asia
Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Benham, Buckinghamshire
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Wigginton, Hertfordshire
Ireland, Europe
Gelderland, the Netherlands
Ragusa, Dalmatia
Antigua, the Carribean
Ireland, Europe
Ireland, Europe
Cerigo, Greece
Salonica, Turkey in Europe
Quibéron Bay, Morbihan
Sierra Leone, Colony of, Africa
Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Gozo, Malta
Wormley, Hertfordshire
Nottinghamshire, England
River Elbe, Europe
New Brunswick, North America
Stanstead Abbots, Hertfordshire
Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire
San Domingo, the Carribean
Corfu, the Ionian Islands
Utrecht, the Netherlands
Ferrol, Spain
West Africa, Africa
Wyddiall, Hertfordshire
Nova Scotia, North America
Turkey, Asia Minor
Alicante, Spain
Canada, North America
Acquigny, France
Standon, Hertfordshire
United States of America
Quebec, Province of, Canada
Bologna, Italy
United States of America
Wallington, Hertfordshire
Cape St. Vincent, Portugal
America, North America
Scampston, East Riding of Yorkshire
Bordeaux, France
Naples, Italy
Hyères, France
Rye House, Hertfordshire
Middlesex, England
Tewin Water, Hertfordshire
Shoreham, Sussex
Southampton, Hampshire
Little Wymondley, Hertfordshire
Thundridge, Hertfordshire
King's Walden, King's
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Zorndorf, Brandenburg
Belhus, Essex
Genoa, Italy
Morocco, North Africa
Leyden, Holland
Weekley, Northamptonshire
Scotland, United Kingdom
Appleby, Westmorland
Throcking, Hertfordshire
Brest, France
Zante, the Ionian Islands
Hagen, Prussia
Ireland, Europe
Walden, St Paul's alias Abbot's Walden
Watton, Hertfordshire
Sunninghill, Berkshire
Tring, Hertfordshire
Hagen, Prussia
Woodstock, Oxfordshire
Glasgow, Scotland
Cyprus, Asia Minor
Taverny, Seine-et-Oise
Mamhead, Devon
Aix, France
Watford, Hertfordshire
Aix, Charente Inférieure, France
Cephalonia, Greece
River Volaine, France
United States of America
East Dereham, Norfolk
Ridge, Hertfordshire
Zarina, Ragusa
Hesse-Cassel, Germany
Stagenhoe, Hertfordshire
Black Sea, Asia
Claremont, Surrey
Lisbon, Portugal
Walkern, Hertfordshire
Normandy, France
Santa Cruz, Teneriffe
Cherbourg, France
River Hever, Schileswig-Holstein
Spain, Europe
Thorley, Hertfordshire
Birchtown, Nova Scotia
Shenley, Hertfordshire
United States of America
Croome, Worcestershire
Neuchâtel, Principality of, Switzerland
Acre, Syria
Wardour Castle, Wiltshire
Denmark, Europe
Netherlands, Europe
Belle Île, Morbihan
Bahama Islands, the Carribean
Charlton, Wiltshire
Burghley, Northamptonshire
Zafarin Islands, Morocco
Hagen, Prussia
Jamaica, Central America
Totteridge, Hertfordshire
Antigua, the Carribean
Brittany, France
South Bersted, Sussex
West Indies, America
Aboukir, Egypt
Netherlands, Europe
Butley, Norfolk
Dunkirk, France
Scrayingham, East Riding of Yorkshire
Ware, Hertfordshire
Gibraltar, Spain
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Ireland, Europe
Dumet, France
Langley, Buckinghamshire
Rycote, Oxfordshire
Corsica, France
London, England
Ireland, Europe
Lissa, Silesia
Corcubion, Spain
River Weser, Germany
Malta, Europe
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