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By the Inspector General of Fortification, Further Memo in Reference to Lt. Col. Horne's Request No. 1 of 15, Nov. 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (04 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 14 page(s)
Fourteen handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons describing matters to consider in the possibility of sending British forces to Turkey. These considerations include: the ability to supply sufficient provisions; the estimated number of troops to secure the Balkans; the strength of the Russian army; and whether the prof...
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (04 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 14 page(s)
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Confidential Memo from J. L. A. Simmons, January 18, 1877
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (18 January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 1 page(s)
One-page handwritten memo from J.L.A. Simmons requesting approval to express satisfaction at the assistance rendered by Sir James Drummond to Colonel Horne in examining various landing places on the Sea of Mamara.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (18 January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 1 page(s)
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Confidential Memo to the Inspector General of Fortification on Lt. Col. Horne's Report No. 1 of 15 Nov. 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (02 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 8 page(s)
Eight-page handwritten confidential memo to the Inspector General of Fortification from J.L.A. Simmons discusses Lt. Col. Horne's work to construct lines of defense from the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara, as well as the possibility of troop reinforcements from England or India. The memo continues with speculatio...
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (02 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 8 page(s)
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Copy of Report No. 2 from Lt. Co. Horn, December 5, 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (05 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 4 page(s)
Four handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons describing the amount of work to be accomplished before British forces can occupy Turkey, including construction of a railway line to move supplies.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (05 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 4 page(s)
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Copy of Telegram from Duke of Cambridge to Sir Lintorn Simmons, June 14, 1877
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written by Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, 1819-1904, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (14 June 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 1 page(s)
Handwritten copy of a telegram from the Duke of Cambridge to Sir Lintorn Simmons agreeing with a view he takes and approving of his proposed reply.
written by Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, 1819-1904, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (14 June 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 1 page(s)
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Draft Memo by J. L. A. Simmons re: Troop Movements, Undated
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
Two heavily edited handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons discussing how many days it would take an invading force to travel to the Danube River, cross the river, and cross the Balkans.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
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Extract from Letter of Colonel Lennox dated, Rustehak 15, May, 1877
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
Two handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons, extracted from a letter by Colonel Lennox, discussing the amount of Turkish government stores and contracts for future supplies.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
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Extract of Letter Received on 12/1/77 by Sir Lintorn Simmons - Dated Bucharest 23rd December 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 5 page(s)
Five handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons summarizing a letter he received from an informant in Bucharest. The summary discusses railway construction from Odessa to Jessy, detailed logistics of transporting Russian troops by rail and the logistics of crossing the Danube River.
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (January 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 5 page(s)
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Instructions for Major and Bt. Lieut. Colonel Horne C.B. Royal Engineers, 1876
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written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (10 October 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 16 page(s)
Sixteen handwritten pages by J.L.A Simmons describing instructions for Major and Lieut. Colonel Horne, C.B. Royal Engineers, upon his reaching Constantinople. He is instructed to survey the peninsula and determine lines of defense to prepare for the landing of British forces. The instructions describe how he is to...
written by Sir John Lintorn Arabin Simmons, 1821-1903, in Records created or inherited by the Foreign Office Records of Private Office and Private Papers (FO). Simmons Papers (FO 358), of United Kingdom. National Archives at Kew (London, England - Kew) (10 October 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 16 page(s)
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Instructions Received from Sir Lintorn Simmons by Lt. Col. Horne and Present State of the Work
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Two pages of handwritten notes. The notes are in two columns, in red and black ink. The columns are headed 'Instructions received from Sir Lintorn Simmons by Lt. Col. Horne' and 'Present state of the Work'. The instructions involve surveying and reporting on the Turkish military.
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