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    Preface

    opportunity will be given to review the course of events between the accession of Queen Anne and the battle of Blenheim. For a general table of contents of the volume, I refer readers to the Index under the heads "Nottingham" Subscribers-only content

    Journal, August 1776, Volume 83, 01 August 1776-31 August 1776

    the petition of Edmund Hill, for leave to export a certain quantity of gunpowder to Jamaica, on board the ship Blenheim . Their lordships, upon consideration of the abovementioned petition, were of opinion, that the exportation prayed for might be

    Minute Book, September 1715, 01 September 1715-30 September 1715

    order in the name of Samuel Travers, Esq. for 30,000 l . towards discharging the debts for the buildings at Blenheim. Ibid ., p. 153. Sept. 29. Present: Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sir William St. Quintin, Mr. Wortley. Mr .

    Index, V, 01 January 1710-31 December 1710

    364; letter to, 476; memorial for timber for Woodstock, 278; to report what money he requires for necessary work at Blenheim, 90, 476. -, William, Comptroller of the Treasurer of the Chamber's Office, attending the Treasury, 53, 55, 591, 597;

    Minute Book, October 1710, 01 October 1710-31 October 1710

    [the Household ] are such as will not at present allow the supplying so much money for the building at Blenheim as may be necessary for carrying on that work so fast as her Majesty could wish, nevertheless her Majesty

    The first Parliament of Queen Anne, Second session - begins 3/12/1706, 03 December 1706-08 April 1707

    Dignities of John Duke of Marlborough, upon his Posterity, and annexing the Honour and Manor of Woodstock, and House of Blenheim, to go along with the said Honours, was read three Times by the House of Commons, and passed nemine

    Warrant Books, September 1715, 12-15, 12 September 1715-15 September 1715

    by him applied and paid over towards discharging debts incurred for work and material on account of the building at Blenheim on or before 1 June 1712 according to such bills and accounts thereof as shall be examined and allowed

    Appendix, Miscellaneous 1705

    l . as royal bounty, clear of all charges, for writing a poem in blank verse of the battle of Blenheim. T 38/737, p. 148. May 19. William Houston, 40 l . by her Majesty ' s special command, to

    Index Of Subjects, A, 01 January 1706-31 December 1706

    Horse, 597. men, wounded in actions of Schellenburg and Blenheim, provision for, 613. officers, noncommissioned, wounded in actio ns of Schellenburg and Blenheim, provision for, 613. Dragoons agent to, 121. at Blenheim, 613. at Schellenburg, 613. augmenting of, 170. captain

    Index Of Subjects, R, 01 January 1706-31 December 1706

    Church at Rotterdam, 576. Forces lieutenant colonels of Foot at Blenheim, 82 serving in Germany in 1704, 7, 82, 484 soldiers disabled and invalided in actions of Schellenburg and Blenheim, 613. French Church at Wapping, 735. French Refugees. See Refugees,

    Warrant Book, September 1711, 21-29, 01 September 1711-30 September 1711

    weekly payments of 1,000 l . next and immediately after payment of the 20,000 l . for the works at Blenheim which is now a-paying by a like weekly payment. The total 21,593 l . 18 s . 9 d

    Preface

    as disclosed by these documents of the critical years between the accession of Queen Anne and the astounding victory of Blenheim. The method of this volume is that adopted in the last and as the Preface to that volume explains Subscribers-only content

    Index Of Subjects, H, 01 January 1704-31 December 1705

    337. Horses Army, 41, 420, 548, 555 bought in Ireland, 67, 76, 300, 452, 516, 544 lost at Schellenberg and Blenheim, 68, 430, 454, 455 lost at sea, 206 lost by the great distemper in the Low Countries, 70, 482.

    Revenue Account

    particulars infra p. cxli. 22,883 13 8 for account of recruiting English horse lost at the battles of Schellenberg and Blenheim 6,725 0 0 for account of recruiting the horses of the Foreign Troops lost then 24,065 0 0 for

    Minute Book, June 1706, 01 June 1706-30 June 1706

    . Lieut. Col. Sutton of Brigadier Webb's Regiment sets forth that he being appointed the night after the action at Blenheim to command the guard on the French prisoners he contracted a violent rheumatism which continues still upon him, which

    Index Of Subjects, F, 01 January 1706-31 December 1706

    (Flower de luces), upon standard or colours to be rendered annually at Windsor Castle by the Duke of Marlborough for Blenheim estate, 225. Florins . See Coins. Flour , from Morocco, for relief of Gibraltar, 539. Flower Pots , tapestries

    Volume 186, Undated Documents

    Vanbrugh to the Lords [of the Treasury ] on the grounds of the demand of the workmen employed in building Blenheim. Gives a history of the building, a model of which was kept at Kensington. 10 pages. 37 . Petition

    Volume 253, June 1-December 25, 1725, 01 June 1725-25 December 1725

    year 1705 was appointed Surveyor for the late Duke of Marlborough in designing and conducting the building then begun at Blenheim for the Duke, and acted until the building was stopped in 1712. Received several sums upon account. His account

    Minute Book, September 1711, 01 September 1711-30 September 1711

    had by a weekly payment of 1,000 l . from and after the 20,000 l . (which is ordered for Blenheim works [and which is payable ] by 1,000 l . a week) shall be satisfied (whereof 9,000 l .

    Warrant Book, June 1711, 16-20, 01 June 1711-30 June 1711

    Lord Treasurer an account of the timber that has been delivered out of her Majesty's forests for the building at Blenheim; and the value thereof. (The like letter to the Works as to stores or materials delivered out of the

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