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Augustus (Bark)

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Augustus (Bark) logbook by Augustus (Bark)( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The logbook of the bark Augustus details a shipping voyage from Salem, Mass., to Hobart (Tas.), Sydney (N.S.W.), and New Zealand's Bay of Islands, returning to Salem, Dec. 1839-Sept. 1840. The master was Charles D. Mugford. The bark's owners were Mugford, Charles Millet, and John W., Nathaniel L., and Richard S. Rogers. The logbook includes notes on the ship's cargo, some passenger traffic, some instances of diseases (illnesses) aboard, and the desertion of some crew members. Ships spoken include the ships Boy, John Adams, and Julian; the barks Hero, Honneymede and Maria; and the brig John Thomas
Augustus (Bark) Logbook by Augustus (Bark)( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The logbook of the bark Augustus details a voyage from Zanzibar to Pernumbuco, Brazil and Salem, Mass. (Sept. [ca. 1840] to Nov. [ca. 1840]). Master was John H. Millet; log keeper was Warren Augustus Read. Cargo was hides, ivory, and rice. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, shipboard occupations, handling cargo, and crew. Includes writings of the log keeper at end, dated 1840. There is a brief description of a brig Homer and death of William P. Morgan. It is unclear whether these events are related to the voyage of the bark Augustus
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