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Letters reporting the mutiny of the Plymouth squadron, 1797.

Posted by Lee-Jane Giles, on February 15th, 2018

This post presents letters reporting the outbreak of mutiny in the Plymouth squadron in April 1797. The letters were written by captains of ships at anchor, sent to the commander-in-chief of the Plymouth squadron, who forwarded them to the Admiralty. They are now held in the National Archives in Kew. The year 1797 has become... Become A Member

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