Author Results for Vice-Admiral Sir Henry K. Kitson

Bringing Round the Royal Charles

By Vice-Admiral Sir Henry K. Kitson

A narrative of the fitting out, commissioning and passage of the 1st Rate Royal Charles from Portsmouth to Woolwich between March and October 1691. It is based on letters and warrants from the letter books of the Portsmouth Dockyard for 1690, 1691 and 1692. In early 1691 she was lying ‘in Ordinary’ in Portsmouth Harbour […] Read More

Filed under: English Channel | Nine Years' War
Subjects include: Harbours & Dockyards | Logistics