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Fire ship 'Jason': Log and journal of the Walcheren expedition

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8924

Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of an unbound journal and log kept by an officer on the fire ship 'Jason' under the command of Captain Nicholas Tomlinson during the Walcheren expedition.


  • Creation: July 1809-Dec. 1809

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


2 volume(s) (2 volumes paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1993

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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