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life of Admiral Collingwood

Murray, Geoffrey

life of Admiral Collingwood

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Collingwood, Cuthbert Collingwood, Baron, 1748-1810.,
    • Admirals -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementGeoffrey Murray ; with 24 illustrations.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA87.1.C7 M8 1936
      The Physical Object
      Pagination288 p., [24] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages288
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6336070M
      LC Control Number36009403
      OCLC/WorldCa10113078

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Collingwood in The Royal Sovereign led the lee column at Trafalgar. After assuming command of the Fleet on Nelson's death he was the author of the famous Trafalgar Despatch that announced the victory and death of Nelson to the Nation/5(9). Vice Admiral Cuthbert (Cuddy) Collingwood may have been 10 years older than Horatio Nelson but he was Nelson's close friend from the outset.

They served together for over 30 years and only at Trafalgar, was Nelson his superior relationship is all the stranger as their temperaments greatly : Denis Orde.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Murray, Geoffrey, active Life of Admiral Collingwood. London: Hutchinson, Author: William Clark Russell. Title: The Life of Admiral Lord Collingwood. Series: n/a.

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Free Download The Life Of Admiral Lord Collingwood [Illustrated Edition] PDF, Includes 12 illustrations. The name of Horatio Nelson still rings across the United Kingdom, and further afield, as a great and gallant naval hero worthy of remembrance through the ages, his statue still stands atop a lofty column in one of the busiest squares in the world/5(4).

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Vice Admiral Cuthbert (Cuddy) Collingwood may have been 10 years older than Horatio Nelson but he was Nelson's close friend from the outset. They served together for over 30 years and only at Trafalgar, was Nelson his superior relationship is all the stranger as their temperaments greatly differed/5(9).

Admiral Lord Collingwood, the eldest son of a Newcastle merchant, went to sea in at the age of thirteen. In his nearly fifty years in the Navy he rose to become a fine seaman, a master of gunnery, a battle commander the equal of his friend - and rival in love - Nelson/5.

Admiral Lord Collingwood, the eldest son of a Newcastle merchant, went to sea in at the age of thirteen. In his nearly fifty years in the Navy he rose to become a fine seaman, a master of gunnery, a battle commander the equal of his friend – and rival in love – Nelson/5(16).

Letitia Elizabeth Landon celebrates the Admiral in her poem Admiral Lord Collingwood in Fisher's Drawing Room Scrap Book, Collingwood is fictionalized as "Admiral Sir John Thornton" in Patrick O'Brian's "The Ionian Mission." MemorialsBorn: 26 SeptemberNewcastle upon.

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DA C7 W3 The Saumarez papers: selections from the Baltic correspondence of Vice-Admiral Sir James Saumarez, ; edited by A. Ryan. Cuthbert Collingwood was born in Newcastle upon Tyne in into a large family, the eldest of three sons. The Collingwoods were an old Northumbrian family, though the Admiral’s father, also Cuthbert, was a trader without land or fortune.

Admiral Lord Collingwood was a colossus of a man, but few remember his crucial role in Britain's naval history. Modest Collingwood's name. Life. Collingwood was born at his family home, Lilburn Tower, near Wooler in Northumberland, the son of Col.

Cuthbert George Collingwood and his wife, Dorothy Fawcett. Collingwood was educated at the Royal Naval College, Osborne, on the Isle of Wight and at Dartmouth Royal Naval College and was commissioned into the Royal arrangement his first service was aboard HMS Collingwood Alma mater: Trinity College, Cambridge.

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In his nearly fifty years in the Navy he rose to become a fine seaman, a master of gunnery, a battle commander the equal of his friend - and rival in love - /5(35). Collingwood was laid to rest besides Nelson in the crypt of 's. In Tynemouth a fifty foot pillar flanked by four cannon from the Royal Sovereign bears a statue of the great Admiral facing out to sea.

This account of Admiral Collingwood has been compiled from the HMS Collingwood. Cuthbert Collingwood was born on 26 September in Newcastle upon Tyne, the eldest son of a respectable but poor tradesman. His personal merits would help take him from these modest beginning to the position of Vice-Admiral of the Red and eventually to raise him to the peerage as 1st Baron Collingwood.

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