The account given by Sir John Ashby, Vice-Admiral, and Reere-Admiral Rooke to the Lords Commissioners of the engagement at sea between the English, Dutch, and French fleets, June the 30th, 1690 with a journal of the fleet since their departure from St. Hellens to their return to the Buoy-in-the-Nore, and other material passages relating to the said engagement.
Printed for Randal Taylor ...,
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|Item Description:||Concerns the Battle of Beachy Head, June 30, 1690.|
Both Ashby's account (p. 1-3) and Rooke's (p. 3-5) are signed, and dated: 11th of July 1690; "The Lords Commissioners Letter to the Queen's Majesty" (p. 5-8) is signed and dated: Sheerness the 18th of July 1690, Pembrooke, Maclesfield, R. Howard, H. Goodricke, Tho. Lee; "The examinations of the captains (p. 9-26); the "Journal" (p. 27-32) is dated: from the Buoy of the Nore, the 18th of July, 1690.
Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.
|Physical Description:||, 32 p.|