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[Personal papers of Admiral E. Edwards, commanding the Pandora, concerning the mutiny on the Bounty and the voyage of the Pandora] [microform]
Bib ID 647823
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Edwards, Edward, 1742-1815
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description London : A. L. Faber Microfilm Library, [19--] 
1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Biographical data on Capt. Edwards. Papers concerning the mutiny on the Bounty, 1789-1792. Papers concerning the voyage of H.M.S. Pandora and its loss; also the court-martial of Capt. E. Edwards, 1790-1792.

Biography/History

H.M.S. Pandora, commanded by Captain Edward Edwards, left England in 1790 to search for the Bounty mutineers. After visiting Tahiti, Fiji, Samoa and the New Hebrides, the ship was wrecked on the Great Barrier Reef in August 1791. Edwards and the other survivors sailed in open boats to Timor.

Notes

Film no. 43.

Admiralty manuscripts ;180

Admiralty Library, London.

Cited In

Guide to collections of manuscripts relating to Australia ; A797.

Subjects Edwards, Edward, 1742-1815 -- Archives.  |  Pandora (Frigate)  |  Bounty Mutiny, 1789.  |  Voyages and travels.
Time Coverage 1789-1792 
Other authors/contributors Great Britain. Admiralty
Terms of Use Not to be reproduced without the permission of The Admiralty Library. 

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