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Prizes, 37, 71-73, 91, 209

Proclamation to encourage enlisting,
34

Prome, 280-281

Punishments, 28-31

Ramsgate, Francis Austen at, 112-

114
Rangoon, 216, 278-281
Rattler, 279

Robinson, Captain Mark, 132
Rodd, Captain John Tremayne, 47
Rowing guard, 88
Royal Naval Academy, 15, 16
Royal Proclamation to encourage

enlisting, 34
Royal Sovereign, 132, 135, 158, 163
Rugen, Island of, 230, 231

St. Albans, Francis Austen appointed
to, 186 ; difficulty in getting sup-
plies, 186 ; at Simon's Bay, 186-
190 ; at St. Helena, 191-193 ;
expected home, 193 ; at Penang,
212-218 ; at Canton, 219-223
St. Domingo, battle of 130, 164-179
St. Helena, Francis Austen's notes on.



191-193, 194

t. Vi



St. Vincent, battle off Cape, 57

St. Vincent, Earl, putting down
mutinies, 30-31 ; moved to Gib-
raltar, 51 ; sees French fleet enter
Mediterranean, 60 ; health gives
way, 65

Santa Margarita, 21, 22

Scipio captured by Endymion, 91

Scorpion, 45, 49

Scott, Walter, Jane Austen on, 208

Sea Fencibles, 112-113



Seahorse, 29, 45, 57

" Sense and Sensibility," Edward

Ferrars on navy, 5 ; sale of 237,

250
Sherer, Mr., 247
Simon's Bay, Francis Austen's notes

on, 186-190, 194
Smith, Sir Sydney, at Acre, 59 ; off

Alexandria, 90, 95
Southampton, home of the Austens,

182
Spencer, Lord, 49, 51
Spencer, 132, 135, 142, 143, 165, 167,

170, 171, 174
Steventon, description of family at,

8 ; of parsonage at, 9 ; bringing up

of family at, 10-12
Stopford, Captain the Honourable

Robert, 132 ; Admiral, 275, 276
Stuart, Captain John 132
Success, 80
Superb, 132, 135, 165, 167, 168, 169,

170; letter of officer on board,

171-173, 174
Suwarrow, Marshal, in Italy, 80-83
Swedish Pomerania, 230-232
Swiftsure, 45, 132, 135 ; Charles

Austen in, 207, 210
Swordfish, capture of, 228

Tamar, 48-52

la Tamise, 21-22

Timiraire, 158, 163

Theseus, 45, 76

Tigre, 79, 90, 98, 103, 132, 13s, 143.

147
Tonnant, 163
Toulon, escape of . Villeneuve's fleet

from, 131, 133
Trafalgar, battle of, 131, 141, 155-159 i

scene after, 162-163
Trafalgar, Cape, 45
Tranter, 90, 98, 103
Trebbia, battle of, 80, 81
la Tribune, fight with Unicorn, 21,

22
Triton, crew impressed, 34 ; Francis

Austen appointed to, 44
Troubridge, Captain, 56, 61, 79, 87
Turkey declares war against France,

59

Unicorn, fight with la Tribune, 21,

22
United States, illicit carrying trade,

205 ; war with, 227



293



Index



Vanguard, 45

Victory, 132-142, 148, 158

Vienna, 116 ; Congress of, 268

Ville de Paris, 142

Villeneuve, 115 ; pursuit of, 130-146

letter on action with Calder, 145

prisoner, 159
Vimiera, battle of, 197-303
la Virginie, 82
Vixen, 284
Volunteers, 15, 21

Warren, Sir John, 207



Waterloo, Battle of, 269

Wellesley, Sir Arthur, 197, 199 (^see
Wellington)

Wellington, Duke of, 232

Whitworth, Lord, 238

Williams, Sir Thomas, 21, 23 ; mar-
riage, 42, 48, 53, 211

Winchester, 235, 271-273

Winchester, 275

Young, Admiral, 227
Zealous^ 45, 149, 228



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