Reference numberCB/1/1/39
Alternative reference numberBLA.A.18.11
TitleLetter from Charles Blagden, Plymouth to Robert Adair
Date28 August 1781
DescriptionThe progress of smallpox has been stopped in the Oxfordshire recruits - principal complaint is violent diarrhoea which in some cases looks like dysentery and has proved fatal in some cases - fleet has arrived and enemy fleets approach the Channel, asks for directions should Plymouth be attacked - presents his respects to Miss Adair.
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