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Ross, John, 1777-1856

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1777 - 1856

Sir John Ross CB (24 June 1777 – 30 August 1856) was a British Royal Navy officer and Polar explorer. He was the uncle of Sir James Clark Ross, who explored the Arctic with him, and later led expeditions to Antarctica.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John Ross memorandum

Mss 814340.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 814340.1
Scope and Contents John Ross memorandum, establishing certain secret marks to be made on sailing papers of ships stopped at sea.

John Wilson Croker letter

Mss 818263.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 818263.2
Overview In English.

Sir Hew Dalrymple letter

Mss 819274.2
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 819274.2
Overview In English.