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A journal kept by William Waunder on the proceedings of HMS WELLESLEY.


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Gallery locationNot on display

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Description A journal of HMS WELLESLEY which saw action in the First Opium War. The journal records the trial of a seaman on the charge of murdering a Chinese man. The seaman was sentenced to two years imprisonment.
Date made 1837-06-22 0 1842-07-07

Finding Reference JOD/330
Catalogue section Manuscript documents acquired singly by the Museum
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 folder
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