Royal Naval Museum



Cuthbert Collingwood

The following are a small selection of titles on this subject to complement our information sheet.

•  ADAMS, M.   Admiral Collingwood: Nelson’s own hero.  London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005  ISBN 029784640X

COLLINGWOOD, G. L. N. A selection from the public and private correspondence of Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood: interspersed with memoirs of his life. London: James Ridgeway, 1829.

• DAVIES, W.  A fine old English gentlemen, exemplified in the life and character of Lord Collingwood: a biographical study. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle, 1875.

GEIKIE, J. S.  A call across the years, Cuthbert Lord Collingwood, Vice-Admiral of the Red. Ayr: Stephen & Pollock, 1914.

• HUGHES, E. The private correspondence of Admiral Lord Collingwood. London: Navy Records Society, 1957.

• MURRAY, G.  The life of Admiral Collingwood. London: Hutchinson, 1936.

• RUSSELL, W. C.  The life of Admiral Lord Collingwood. London: Methuen, 1895.

• WARNER, O.  The life and letters of Vice-Admiral Lord Collingwood.  London: Oxford University Press, 1968.

These books may be stocked by your local public library or may be made available through the inter-library lending service. Please enquire at your local branch.

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