John "Foul-weather Jack" Byron manuscript material : 2 items, 1778-1781

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John "Foul-weather Jack" Byron manuscript material : 2 items, 1778-1781

John "Foul-weather Jack" Byron manuscript material : 2 items, 1778-1781

To Baron Shuldham, naval officer and politician : 1 autograph letter signed : 28 May 1778 : (B'ANA 0536) : concerning his recent orders to prepare a squadron.

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Sykes, James, navy agent

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Byron, George Gordon Byron, baron, 1788-1824

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Great Britain. Royal Navy

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Richard Howe, Earl Howe, was born in London, England, on March 19, 1726, the son of Emanuel Scrope Howe (1699-1735) and Mary Sophia Charlotte von Kielmansegg (1703-1782). Around 1735, he joined the crew of the merchant ship Thames, and in July 1739 he joined the 40-gun Royal Navy ship Pearl . Howe then served on several ships in the Caribbean and off the South American coast. After being promoted to lieutenant in 1744 and post captain in 1746, he continued his military service in th...

Shuldham, Molyneux, 1717?-1798

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Epithet: Vice-Admiral Title: Baron Shuldham British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001034.0x000109 ...

Byron, John, 1723-1786

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Admiral. From the description of Autograph letter signed : to James Sykes., 1783 Sept. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133742 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Newman, 1750 Feb. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133566 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Pirbright, 1775 Dec. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133628 John Byron, British naval officer. His frequent bad luck in terms of weather conditions earned him the...