Manuscript Collections

Egerton Papers

Papers of Sir George Le Clerc EGERTON (1852-1940), Admiral

  • one box of material, relating to H.M.S. Vernon
  • the material comprises a manuscript volume (dated 1891) on torpedo signals and provisioning of the vessel, with notes on the ship’s involvement in the Benin Punitive Expedition (1897)

Material on loan from the Dumas-Egerton Trust

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge; National Maritime Museum; University of Leeds; Imperial War Museum

Collections of objects: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; Maidstone Museum

National Register of Archives: Egerton, Sir George Le Clerk (1852-1940) Knight, Admiral
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