A. M. Handley journal
Date: Jan. 19 1859 - Jun. 29 1859 |
Journal of a voyage from Gravesend, England, to Calcutta, India, aboard the sailing ship Bucton Castle, compiled by A. M. Handley, a British Army officer. Entries provide a detailed description of shipboard life, including personalities on board, daily activities, an explanation of the ship's time-keeping, and a meeting with the whaling ship Isabella. more...