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Rodney, George Brydges (1719-1792) 1st Baron Rodney, Admiral

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Surname: Rodney
Forenames: George Brydges
Gender: Male
Date: 1719-1792
Title: 1st Baron Rodney
Biography: ODNB link for Rodney, George Brydges (1719-1792) 1st Baron Rodney, Admiral
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P137782 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P24579 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for George Brydges Rodney
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
corresp, journals and papers
The National Archives
2
1762: report rel to the West Indies and a letter (1 vol)
New York Public Library: Manuscripts and Archives Division
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
3
1780-82: letter and order books (4 vols)
New York Historical Society
See R Morriss, Guide to British Naval Papers in North America (1994)
4
1782: letters about his victory off St Lucia
Sheffield City Archives
NRA 1083 Wentworth Woodhouse
5
1780-2: copies of orders and letters rel to West Indies and American Station incl letters to Admiral Lord Hood
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive
NRA 315 Noel
6
1759-62: papers rel to naval affairs
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
7
1780-1: letters to Sir John Vaughan
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
NRA 18371
8
letters and papers
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
NRA 18665

See HMC 49 Stopford-Sackville MSS II
9
1781-82: letters to Lord Hood
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive
NRA 30121 Nat Maritime Mus
10
1771-73: letters to 8th Earl of Northampton
Castle Ashby
NRA 21088 Compton
11
1756-65: letters to Duke of Newcastle etc
British Library, Manuscript Collections
12
1774-82: corresp with Lord Sandwich
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive
NRA 5472 Montagu
13
1778-82: letters (19) to his wife
British Library, Manuscript Collections
14
1779-81: (copies) order book as Admiral of the White and commander-in-chief of the Leeward Islands station
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive

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