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Papers on naval subjects, 1907 - 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/FISR 5/13

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: remarks from Admiral Sir Arthur Wilson on war plans; whether Britain was building more ships than necessary; the importance of the submarine in the narrow waters of the North Sea, Baltic, English Channel and Mediterranean; success of repairs to the fleet; the shipbuilding programme, 1909-10; the dangerous situation arising from the bad relations between Admiral Lord Charles Beresford [Commander-in-Chief, Channel Fleet] and the Admiralty; the supremacy of the Board of Admiralty and the inadvisability of an inquiry into Admiralty policy.


  • 1907 - 1908

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

FP 4231-4241

Finding aid date

2005-12-19 15:29:38.903000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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