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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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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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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) (April 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 7 page(s)
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Memo by Lt. Col. Horne, May 17, 1877
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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) (17 May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 3 page(s)
Three handwritten pages by Lt. Col. Horne discussing the designs proposed for the defense of the Buyuk-Darkos position, the fortification of Adrianople, and other defense positions.
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) (17 May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 3 page(s)
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Memo by Sir Lintorn Simmons, 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) (1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 6 page(s)
Six-page handwritten memo by Sir Lintorn Simmons discussing: where he has been getting information about affairs in the East; his observations on the possibility of war between Turkey and Russia; potential lines of defense around Constantinople against the Russian army; the possibility of a Russian invasion of Bul...
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) (1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 6 page(s)
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Memo from J. L. A. Simmons, May 2, 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) (02 May 1877), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 2 page(s)
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Memo from J. L. A. Simmons, October 30, 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) (30 October 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 23 page(s)
Twenty-three handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons discussing: the strength of the Russian army as compared to the Turks; the defense of Constantinople; previous campaigns of the Russian army; and possible outcomes if Austria allows the Russian army to pass through the country. There are several crossed-out words an...
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) (30 October 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 23 page(s)
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Memo from J. L. A. Simmons re: Note from Colonel Siborne, December 28, 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) (28 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 6 page(s)
Six handwritten pages by J.L.A. Simmons discussing a note from Colonel Siborne about construction along the Danube of fortresses, as well as the movement of Russian troops towards Constantinople. Several words have been crossed out and additions made.
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) (28 December 1876), Simmons papers (described at item level). 1876-1880 , 6 page(s)
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