Admiralty: North America and West Indies Station: Correspondence, Reports and Memoranda
Correspondence, reports and memoranda relating to the Western Atlantic seaboard, ranging from Labrador in the north to Central America in the south and embracing the West Indies, and including seven volumes of correspondence arising from the American Civil War. There is also an accumulation of correspondence, reports, conventions, regulations, etc., relating to the Newfoundland fisheries, 1871 to 1912.
The pre-1867 records are arranged in Divisions. From 1867 records of all Divisions are brought together in a 'New Series'.
The Jamaica Division's sphere of operations included Haiti, San Domingo, Nicaragua, Mexico and Central America while the Bermuda-Halifax Division includes correspondence relating to the protection of the Canadian frontier against the Fenians.
Found an error? Suggest a correction to help improve our descriptions.
Users have tagged this record with...
Use the form below to include your knowledge of this record. If your description includes any citable references, please add these to the "Citable References?" field on the right, remebering to seperate each reference with a comma, for example (FO 176/1/1, FO 178/2/1, and so on...)
- ADM Records of the Admiralty, Naval Forces, Royal Marines, Coastguard, and related bodies
- Records of Stations and Fleets
- ADM 128 Admiralty: North America and West Indies Station: Correspondence, Reports and Memoranda