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Journal and Logbook of ST ABBS keeper unknown, 1851-1853.


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Gallery locationNot on display

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Description Journal/logbook of the St. ABBS, Captain Willis, from Deal to Madeira, Bombay, Hong Kong, Singapore, Calcutta, Canton, Bombay and China, and then back to London, 1 March 1851- November 1853.

The keeper is unknown. However, the reverse of the journal contains cash accounts, including the wages of the crew and Lascar labourers engaged at various ports. These receipts all bear the signature of E. Rouse (formerly LOG/M/20).
Date made 1851-1853

Finding Reference JOD/145
Catalogue section Manuscript volumes acquired singly by the Museum
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
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