Priestley, Royal Cruise

Scope and Content

  • MS 510/1/1-4;BJ Journals (4), 20 November 1956 to 9 February 1957 [On board Britannia] 4 volumes, holograph

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.