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Sir John Ross

On Intemperance in the Royal Navy, by Rear Admiral Sir John Ross, 1852

Description:

On Intemperance in the Royal Navy, by Rear Admiral Sir John Ross.

 

Sir John Ross is best knonw as a Polar explorer.  He was also concerned with social conditions in the Navy.  This pamphlet was written after Ross had retired to Stranraer and outlines his ideas for dealing with drunkenness at sea.

Place of Production:
Tweedie, W. 337 Strand, London
Dimensions:
136mm x 207mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS A1986.136
Digital Number:
SRBK004n
Creation Date:
1852
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council