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A Welsh Sailor’s Account of the Glorious First of June, 1794.

Posted by Helen Watt, on February 7th, 2017

A Letter from a Welsh Sailor Recounting the Battle of the Glorious First of June, 1794. In the 1790s, an English woman was taking an avid interest in the progress of the French Revolutionary Wars from the safety of her home in Wales. She was Elizabeth Baker (c.1720-1799), better known as a diarist, but also... Become A Member

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