subseries HALIFAX/A4/193 - Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax: Miscellaneous Naval Papers

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Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax: Miscellaneous Naval Papers


  • March 1656-March 1858 (Creation)

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11 Mar 1856: Letter from John T. Briggs about Naval Estimates.

Mar 1856 : MS. extract from Revue Des Deux Mondes about English naval preparedness.

c Apr 1856: Report of review of the Fleet by queen Victoria, 23 April, 1856, with various newspaper cuttings about it.

1 Mar 1858: Memorandum printed on the state of the Navy.

c 1856-1858: An anonymous Memorandum suggesting that "Air Movers which have been used in our mines for the last 20 years" should be installed in hospital ships


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These papers were arranged by the first Viscount Halifax

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