- MS 510/1/1-4;BJ Journals (4), 20 November 1956 to 9 February 1957 [On board Britannia] 4 volumes, holograph
Priestley, Royal Cruise
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 15 Sir Raymond Priestley/Royal Cruise
- Dates of Creation20 November 1956 to 9 February 1957
- Name of Creator
- Physical Description4 volumes
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
In the company of the Governor of the Falkland Islands and Dependencies, HRH the Duke of Edinburgh visited the South Shetland Islands, South Georgia, Gough Island, Tristan da Chuna and bases on the Antarctic Peninsula. The party sailed on Britannia and RSS John Biscoe.
The diaries are arranged chronologically.