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Anson, George (1697-1762) Baron Anson, Admiral

GB/NNAF/P159021   (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P659)

Location of Related Collections
Scope1740-1743: book of orders and letters during his world voyage
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd Ms 15855
Scope1744-1762: official and private letters received
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd Ms 15955-15957
Scope1742-49: letters (c35) received
RepositoryNational Maritime Museum: The Caird Library, Manuscripts Section
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 30121 Nat Maritime Mus
Scope1744 1759-62: papers incl corresp rel resignation of his flag
RepositoryNottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
Record ReferenceNe link to online catalogueexternal link - opens in a new window
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 7411 Pelham
Scope1744-62: corresp with 1st Lord Hardwicke
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd Ms 35359,35594-5
Scope1752-57: corresp with Lord Holdernesse
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceEg MS 3437-8,3444
Scope1748-62: corresp with Duke of Newcastle
RepositoryBritish Library, Manuscript Collections
Record ReferenceAdd MS 32717-395 passim
Scope1747-48: letters from the Earl of Sandwich
RepositoryNational Maritime Museum: The Caird Library, Manuscripts Section
Record ReferenceMS 91/018
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 5472 Montagu
Scope1758: (11 items) corresp from William Pitt
RepositoryUniversity of Michigan: William L Clements Library
Record ReferenceShelburne's Papers
Other referenceseeR Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
Scope1740-1742: papers incl log books and journals kept by Hon A Keppel of his voyages
RepositorySuffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch
Record Reference219,225-6
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 4050 Keppel
Scope1740-41: Narrative concerning his Squadron, with List of ships
RepositoryStaffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire County Record Office
Record ReferenceD742, 859, 1501, 1778, 3074, 3629, 4544; D(W)515
NRA catalogue referenceNRA 5197 Legge

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