Account of a hurricane experienced by Captain Charles Dudley Parker, HMS THISBE.
|Gallery location||Not on display|
|Description||The account relates to events on 23 August 1798 (but written on 26 August 1798) and is two pages in length.
Includes a victualling account for HMS THISBE for Edward Lampert, 16 November 1798 to 7 March 1799; includes allowances for spirits, bread, beer, beef, pease, pork and so on.
The National Maritime Museum holds a watercolour of the THISBE in a hurricance dated 23 August 1798 by Lieutenant A Hodge. See collections online and reference: PAD6012.