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Diary and sketches by Engineer Captain Alfred William Littlewood.


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Gallery locationNot on display

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Biographical details LIttlewood's certificates of passing as engineer and chief engineer in the Royal Navy can be found under the references ADM 13/204/514 and ADM 13/205/274 at The National Archives.
Description Diary kept in HMS MARATHON dated 1893, visited ports including Bombay, Madras and Calcutta, illustrated with pencil drawings. An album with photographs of Egypt, ships' crews etc, annotated. Sketchbook of pencil drawings of people and English scenes. Several loose pencil drawings. Loose cartoon based on gunnery word-play.
Date made 1880-1914

Finding Reference JOD/317
Catalogue section Manuscript volumes acquired singly by the Museum
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 volume; 4 folders
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