File BL/F 3/30 - Sir John Chicheley, on board the 'Fairfax' at Chatham, to [Sir William Hovell, his cousin]: asks him to help his lieutenant to get men at Lynn to replace those killed and wounded in the last engagement against the Dutch, which he describes; hopes this action will end the foolish opinion that forty of our ships are able to beat a hundred of theirs - the Dutch ships are bigger than ours and better manned.

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Sir John Chicheley, on board the 'Fairfax' at Chatham, to [Sir William Hovell, his cousin]: asks him to help his lieutenant to get men at Lynn to replace those killed and wounded in the last engagement against the Dutch, which he describes; hopes this action will end the foolish opinion that forty of our ships are able to beat a hundred of theirs - the Dutch ships are bigger than ours and better manned.

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  • 12 May 1666 (Creation)

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Created 08/08/2008 by Droip. Modified 06/08/2019 by Catherine.Collins.

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