Staffordshire at Sea

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Letter from Robert Hunter, Purser of HMS Lizard, to Drakeford giving the consent of the crew to use Richard Drakeford as their agent for the distribution of prize money, 8 August 1746

Attached to this letter is a copy of the agreement giving the signatures of all crew.

(© Staffordshire Record Office: D1798/HM Drakeford/12a)

Admiral George Anson (1697-1762) Sir John Leveson (1555-1615) George Legge, Baron Dartmouth (c1647-1691) Richard Drakeford (c1709-1757) John Jervis, Earl St. Vincent (1735-1823) Introduction