H.M.S. Dryad Papers at the National Maritime Museum
A list of papers from H.M.S. Dryad in the possession of the National Maritime Museum, London.
Elements of navigation, c.1770.
Plan of learning. Executed by George Miller at the Royal Academy, Portsmouth, 1754.
Sailing directions and navigational notebook, 1763.
Navigational notebook, c.1770.
Navigational notebook belonging to William Cosey, HMS GANNET, c.1850.
Navigational notebook belonging to W.B. Greene, 1812.
Navigational notebook belonging to W. Weller, Royal Naval College, 10 Nov 1812.
Sight book belonging to Henry B. Callander, Mid R.N., HMS DUNCAN and HMS TERRIBLE, 24 May 1864-23 Mar 1868.
Speed and distance table, n.d.
Master's examination for the channel (including dimensions of the Royal Navy, Jul 1774) belonging to Lt James Bradley, 1780.
Logbook of HMS BOMBAY, NARCISSUS, SPITEFUL, BEACON and GREYHOUND. Kept by Mid C E Morison. Logbook of BOMBAY kept by crew after loss of ship. Also list of Brazilian warships engaged in the Paraguayan war, n.d.
Journal of HMS SYLVIA, 1876-78. Kept by Sub-Lt Edward C H Helby, while ship surveying in the Korean Archipelago.
Regulations of the Royal Naval College, 1869.
Orderbook of the Royal Naval College, 1839-55.
Watch, station, quarter and fire bills. This book has never been used.
Signal book belonging to Capt Edward Tyrrell Smith, some water-colour illustrations, 1794.
Lecture of Capt J. A. C. G. Troup. General navigation I and II; handling ships, n.d.
Enquiry into sanitary conditions at the Royal Naval College, Feb 1890. A list of the officers at the college in 1889.
Letters of Lord Kelvin, 1905-8. Mainly about a device for taking soundings through the ship's hull.
Two diagrams on tracing paper showing towing tables for sections of the Mulberry harbours, 1944. Entitled 'Mulberry "A" Towing Table (US)' and 'Mulberry "B" Towing Table (BRIT)'. Also an appendix on a separate sheet.