The Resource The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial, as taken by Mr. Charles Fearne, judge-advocate of His Majesty's fleet ; published by order of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, at the desire of the court-martial ; to which are added a copy of their Lordships memorial to the King, in relation to the sentence passed upon Admiral Byng, a copy of the King's order in Council for transmitting to their Lordships a copy of the report of the twelve judges in relation to the said sentence ; and also, a copy of that report ; and a copy of a warrant from their Lordships for carrying the said sentence into execution

The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial, as taken by Mr. Charles Fearne, judge-advocate of His Majesty's fleet ; published by order of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, at the desire of the court-martial ; to which are added a copy of their Lordships memorial to the King, in relation to the sentence passed upon Admiral Byng, a copy of the King's order in Council for transmitting to their Lordships a copy of the report of the twelve judges in relation to the said sentence ; and also, a copy of that report ; and a copy of a warrant from their Lordships for carrying the said sentence into execution

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The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial
Title
The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial
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as taken by Mr. Charles Fearne, judge-advocate of His Majesty's fleet ; published by order of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, at the desire of the court-martial ; to which are added a copy of their Lordships memorial to the King, in relation to the sentence passed upon Admiral Byng, a copy of the King's order in Council for transmitting to their Lordships a copy of the report of the twelve judges in relation to the said sentence ; and also, a copy of that report ; and a copy of a warrant from their Lordships for carrying the said sentence into execution
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Admiral Byng was court-martialled and found guilty of failing to "do his utmost" to prevent Minorca falling to the French following the Battle of Minorca (1756)
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NjRocCCS
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1704-1757
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Byng, John
Index
no index present
LC call number
KD6323.B96
LC item number
B96 1757ba
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Ferne, Charles
  • Great Britain
Series statement
  • HeinOnline world trials
  • HeinOnline history of capital punishment
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  • Byng, John
  • Trials (Naval offenses)
  • Courts-martial and courts of inquiry
  • Anglo-French War, 1755-1763
  • Toulon, Battle of, 1744
  • Mahón (Spain)
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specialized
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The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial, as taken by Mr. Charles Fearne, judge-advocate of His Majesty's fleet ; published by order of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, at the desire of the court-martial ; to which are added a copy of their Lordships memorial to the King, in relation to the sentence passed upon Admiral Byng, a copy of the King's order in Council for transmitting to their Lordships a copy of the report of the twelve judges in relation to the said sentence ; and also, a copy of that report ; and a copy of a warrant from their Lordships for carrying the said sentence into execution
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©2020 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
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The trial of the Honourable Admiral John Byng at a court martial, as taken by Mr. Charles Fearne, judge-advocate of His Majesty's fleet ; published by order of the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, at the desire of the court-martial ; to which are added a copy of their Lordships memorial to the King, in relation to the sentence passed upon Admiral Byng, a copy of the King's order in Council for transmitting to their Lordships a copy of the report of the twelve judges in relation to the said sentence ; and also, a copy of that report ; and a copy of a warrant from their Lordships for carrying the said sentence into execution
Publication
Distribution
Note
©2020 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (130, that is, 136, 19, that is, 21 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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unknown
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