Account of the mutiny at Spithead in 1797, documents on the Walcheren expedition of 1809, and a letter of Privy Seal, 1834

The papers, part of the Cochrane collection, were presented by Mrs Cochrane in 1952. They consist of an account, drawn up in 1825, of the mutiny at Spithead in 1797 and of documents and narrative towards a history of the Walcheren expedition of 1809. There is also a letter of Privy Seal appointing Owen Clerk of the Ordnance, 1834.

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Record Details

Item reference: COO/2; COO MS1952-061
Catalogue Section: Personal collections
Date made: 1770-1849; 177l0101 - l8491231
Creator: Owen, Edward William Campbell Rich
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London

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