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13 or 18 January 1776. Leven Powell describes the burning of Norfolk, Gosport Shipyard, and Lord Dunmore.

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Identifier: id22181

Scope and Contents

Heard remains of Norfolk to be burnt. Includes typed transcription.


  • 1775-1870

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From the Collection: 0.50 Linear Feet