Howlett Report No. 54: Newport Barracks

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Howlett Report No. 54: Newport Barracks, 1863.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Newport Barracks were built in 1845. Samuel Howlett (1794-1874), military surveyor and inventor produced a report on the defences of the Newport Barracks, Monmouthshire, in 1863.

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Misc. MSS.; West Glamorgan Archive Service, Report on lands belonging to the War Department at the Mumbles, Glamorganshire, by Samuel B. Howlett, 1863, catalogue.

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A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Gwent Record Office.

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