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Rear-Admiral Sir Philip Durham’s Feud in the Leeward Islands, June 1815

Posted by Hilary Rubinstein, on May 15th, 2019

This document is a letter from Lieutenant-General Sir James Leith to Rear-Admiral Sir Philip Durham, written from ‘Headquarters, Barbados’ on 30 June 1815, Leith being the Leeward Islands’ military Commander-in-Chief as well as their Governor and Durham their naval Commander-in-Chief. The original is in the Laing Manuscripts at the University of Edinburgh Library, MS .... Become A Member

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