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W. Turner's account book & diary of a voyage to India, 1764-05-26 - 1765-04-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 218/1

Scope and Contents

A brief account book and diary by W. Turner of a voyage to India, 1764-1765, referring to Nevil Maskelyne and Lord Clive (Turner sailed on board the Prince of Wales Indiaman and met both gentlemen while his ship was anchored in Table Bay). The account book also includes a brief note on the text.


  • Creation: 1764-05-26 - 1765-04-17


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1 volume(s) (1 volume (c.40 pp.) & 1 loose page) : Paper

1 page(s) (1 volume (c.40 pp.) & 1 loose page)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

WRO 1390/8


Turner, W. (fl. 1764-1765)

Finding aid date

2016-06-13 09:43:54+00:00

Repository Details

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