The Collection

Your selection


Uncatalogued: Charles William Thomas Cookesley


Object connections:

Collection Archive
Gallery locationNot on display

Record details:

Description Eight letters written by Charles William Thomas Cookesley (born 1838) to his father and sister while serving on the SS VICTORIA, transporting troops from Malta to the Crimea via Gallipoli, Constantinople and Varna, September to December 1854. Including a description of the Battle of Balaclava. His father was Dr John Moore Cookesley of Boulogne (1811-1868).
Date made 1854

Finding Reference MSS/87/075
Catalogue section Uncatalogued material
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 folder
Help us

Do you know more about this?

Share your knowledge