William Loring, on board the ‘Transylvania’, to Mary Theodosia Loring, Blackheath

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William Loring, on board the 'Transylvania', to Mary Theodosia Loring, Blackheath: calm seas so far; daily parades in life vests held, practise of swinging out the boats to be held; 9 doctors on board and all men have been inoculated against cholera; church services held on board; letters will be posted at Gibraltar