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Account of a hurricane experienced by Captain Charles Dudley Parker, HMS THISBE.


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Collection Archive
Gallery locationNot on display

Record details:

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.
Date made 1798-08-26

Finding Reference HSR/Z/34
Catalogue section Manuscript documents acquired singly by the Museum
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 folder: 2 items.
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