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A letter from William Bligh to his wife, Elizabeth, 27 January 1800.

Posted by Margarette Lincoln, on December 13th, 2018

This article presents a letter from Captain William Bligh to his wife, Elizabeth, written on 27 January 1800 and now in the collections of the British Library RP2802/3 Bligh, on active service in the Royal Navy during the French Revolutionary Wars, wrote this letter to his wife when he was captain of the Director (64... Become A Member

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