Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

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Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

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SAFE/MLMSS 7491 (Safe 1/242)

Record identifier

Yezd3kp9

Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

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Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

Full title

Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

Date

1 February-1 November 1796

Call Numbers

SAFE/MLMSS 7491 (Safe 1/242)

Record Identifier

Yezd3kp9
Physical Description

Contents

0.07 metres of textual material (1 volume in box) - manuscript

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Daily log of the Marquis Cornwallis from 1 February to 1 November 1796. The folio log is enclosed in a sailcloth cover which is lettered in ink: 'Ship Marqs. Cornwallis. Log book 1795 & 1796'. The log records courses, speeds, wind, weather, latitudes, and daily events on the ship including work done by sailors and convicts. It also records sighting...

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Item 01: Log book of the ship Marquis Cornwallis, 1 February-1 November 1796

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NOTES

General note

The first part of the log which would have included details of the mutiny was probably detached and used at the Court of Enquiry. It is not known to have survived. The log from Calcutta to England is held in the India Records Office in London.

Microfilm copy available at CY 4569, frames 1-81.

Digital order no:Album ID : 823473

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Call Numbers

SAFE/MLMSS 7491 (Safe 1/242)

Record Identifier

Yezd3kp9

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Reference code

442748

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