General Order Book

Scope and Content

Contains printed orders from the Army Commander in Chief at the War Office

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Archivist's Note

Description compiled by Rosemary Boyns, Consultant Archivist, in accordance with ISAD(G), and with reference to Graham Watson, Militiamen and Sappers. A History of the Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (Militia) (Monmouth, 1996) and to research on Great Castle House by Colonel A.F. George. Description completed January 2008, as part of a project funded by the Welsh Assembly Government under the Museum Challenge Grant Scheme.

Description extensively revised, with the addition of more material, by Rosemary Boyns, Jan-March 2009. The work was part-funded by the Welsh Assembly Government under the Museum Small Grants Scheme and by the Army Museums Ogilby Trust.

Appraisal Information

Former reference D66