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Roskill, Stephen Wentworth, 1903 - 1982 (naval historian)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1903 - 1982

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Commander John Somerville's correspondence, 1959 - 1978

Reference Code: GBR/0014/SMVL 8/12
Scope and Contents

Mainly comprising correspondence with Stephen Roskill about relations between Somerville and Admiral Lord Louis Mountbatten in the Eastern Fleet.

Dates: 1959 - 1978
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copies of correspondence, notes and papers of Stephen Roskill, 1948-68

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 9/2
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between David Irving, Jackie Broome and Stephen Roskill, 1963 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 9/4
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1963 - 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between Stephen Roskill and Godfrey Winn, 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 5/7
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between Stephen Roskill and Jackie Broome, 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 5/8
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between Stephen Roskill and William Kimber & Co Ltd, 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 5/5
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1966
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between Stephen Roskill, Geoffrey Bennett and Peter Kemp, 1964

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 5/9
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1964
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Copy correspondence between Stephen Roskill, Jackie Broome, William Kimber & Co Ltd and David Irving, 1966 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 5/6
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Correspondence and papers mainly relating to a libel action against David Irving and Cassell and Co Ltd over the publication of "The Destruction of Convoy PQ 17".
With a photograph album of Louis Egerton Broome, 1900-10.

Dates: 1966 - 1968
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
 File

Correspondence between Stephen and Ashton Roskill, 1979

Reference Code: GBR/0014/BRME 10/6
Scope and Contents

With a copy of Stephen Roskill's foreword to the Broome papers explaining the details of the legal action.

Dates: 1979
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
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Correspondence with Stephen Roskill, 1977

Reference Code: GBR/0014/GSNR 9/1
Scope and Contents

Includes Roskill's "Ramblings for Zara Steiner in answer to her questions about me" (187 pages) and other extensive narrative/memoir pieces including "Meanderings of a nonentity continued".

Dates: 1977
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Individual closures are marked in the catalogue.
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Miscellaneous papers about HMS Glorious, 1980 - 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/MISC 83/2
Scope and Contents

These papers were collected by David Ellison, who owned the photograph album.
Including press cuttings, undated, 1980; correspondence with John Winton, author of "Carrier Glorious. The Life and Death of an Aircraft Carrier" (1999), 1984-5 (8); a letter from Stephen Roskill, 5 August 1980; and a short guide and 2 postcards of St Peter's, Martindale, Cumbria, which contains a memorial to HMS Glorious.

Dates: 1980 - 1985
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Some material within the collection is closed to researchers.

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.