Bedford Papers at the National Maritime Museum
A list of the papers of Admiral Sir Frederick G. D. Bedford in the possession of the National Maritime Museum, London.
Logbook of the proceedings of HMS VICTORY Jul-Aug 1852 and of the proceedings of HMS SAMPSON Aug 1852-Jan 1854, Mediterranean station
Logbook of the proceedings of HMS SAMPSON Jan 1854-Jan 1855, HMS VICTORY Feb-Mar 1855, HMS VULTURE Mar-Dec 1855 and HMS FORTH Dec 1855-Oct 1856
Logbook of the proceedings of HMS SATILLITE Oct 1856-Apr 1857 and HMS MONARCH Apr 1857-Jun 1858
Diary of HMS SERAPIS 1875, visit of Prince of Wales (King Edward VII) to India
Diary of HMS SHAH 1877 containing account of action with Peruvian Iron Clad HUASCAR May 1877
Diary of HMS TRIUMPH 1879
Extracts of letters from Adm Bedford (Capt HMS SHAH) to his mother giving details of action with HUASCAR, copied out by his mother
Plates showing Naval Uniforms introduced by Adm Bedford about 1891 when he was 4th Sea Lord
- Catalogue record for BED items.
- Additionally, their reference MSS/85/137 is an uncatalogued entry unfit for production