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Reference code: CHAR 13/30

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Date: 09 Jan 1914 - Dec 1914

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CHAR 13/30/1 Admiralty memorandum, listing Naval Personnel of European Nations, 1900-1918. [Printed, annotated "not circulated"]. 09 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/2 Incomplete Admiralty paper to the Cabinet on the warship construction programme, including the contribution of ships from Canada. [Printed]. 10 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/3 Admiralty memorandum on the gross total of naval expenditure of Europe 1900-1914, showing the British percentage. [Printed]. 01 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/4 Admiralty memorandum on the battleship programme, 1914-15, prepared by the Sea Lords at WSC's request. [Printed]. 10 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/5 Admiralty memorandum on the genesis of the 60 per-cent standard for British naval supremacy over Germany, prepared by Captain Thomas Jackson, Director of the Intelligence Division, March 1913, and circulated to the Cabinet, January 1914. [Printed]. Mar 1913
CHAR 13/30/6 Admiralty memorandum on the Treasury Paper "Navy Estimates 1914-15", prepared by the Sea Lords at WSC's request for circulation to the Cabinet. [Printed]. Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/7 Admiralty memorandum giving extracts from WSC's speeches as First Lord on the battleship programme, 1912-13. The memorandum was circulated to the Cabinet, who were considering the proposal to reduce the battleship programme of 1914-15 from four ships to two, and to reverse the decision of June 1912 on reducing forces in the Mediterranean. [Printed]. 25 Dec 1913
CHAR 13/30/8 Admiralty memorandum giving an extract from a statement by Admiral of the Fleet Sir Arthur Wilson, prepared for the Committee of Imperial Defence on relative naval strength in Britain and Germany. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, 2 copies]. 14 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/9 Admiralty memorandum on the total cost of warship building programmes for the six major European powers and amount voted for new construction. [Printed, annotated "not circulated"]. 01 Jan 1914 - 09 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/10 Report of the Finance Committee of the Admiralty on the Sketch Navy Estimates 1914-15, prepared in October-December 1913; also the First Annual Report of the Committee's Operations, October 1912 - October 1913, with a general comment on naval expenditure by the Parliamentary and Financial Secretary to the Admiralty, Thomas Macnamara. [Printed]. 07 Nov 1913 - 16 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/11 Copy of a letter addressed by the First Lord of the Admiralty [WSC] to the Permanent Secretary of the Treasury, Sir Robert Chalmers, on the Naval Estimates. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, Jan 1914, annotated "only extract circulated"]. 19 Nov 1912
CHAR 13/30/12 Copies of telegrams addressed by Robert Borden [Prime Minister of Canada] to the First Lord of the Admiralty [WSC], on the Canadian contribution of ships to the Royal Navy. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet]. 31 Dec 1913 - 11 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/13 Extract from letter from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, to the Permanent Secretary to the Treasury [Sir Robert Chalmers], on naval expenditure. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, Jan 1914]. 19 Nov 1912
CHAR 13/30/14 Admiralty statement on expenditure on aeronautics by Britain, France and Germany, 1911-13. Feb 1914
CHAR 13/30/15 Admiralty statement on the cost of new programmes and expenditure on new construction (Votes 8 and 9) in the nine years of the Dreadnought era and of the Liberal Administration, 1905-14. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet]. 16 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/16 Copy of a letter from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, to the Chancellor of the Exchequer [David Lloyd George] on naval expenditure. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, Jan 1914]. 09 Dec 1912
CHAR 13/30/17 Extract of a letter from WSC, First Lord of the Admiralty, to the Permanent Secretary to the Treasury [Sir Robert Chalmers], on naval expenditure. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, Jan 1914; copy of CHAR 13/30/13]. 19 Nov 1912
CHAR 13/30/18 Table by the Admiralty War Staff, showing the comparative cost, size and main features of the battleships and battle-cruisers (building and projected) of the naval powers. [Printed]. 10 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/19 Minute from the 3rd Sea Lord, Rear-Admiral Archibald Moore, to WSC, asking for a decision on warship construction for 1914-15, for inclusion in the Navy Estimates. Moore states that even with all possible overtime and employment on Sundays it would barely be possible to complete the work by the date to which they were working. [Printed]. 19 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/20 Admiralty paper on the sixty per cent Dreadnought standard expressed in money provision. [Printed]. 28 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/21 Admiralty paper on the movements at sea of the British and German Fleets, 1912-13. [Printed]. 31 Jan 1914
CHAR 13/30/22 Report by Hugh Miller, paymaster of HMS Arethusa, on information obtained from a German officer on the action off Heligoland [Germany]: sent on by Commodore Reginald Tyrwhitt. [Printed for circulation to the Cabinet, Dec 1914]. 27 Nov 1914 - 30 Nov 1914