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LOG BOOK – OCTOBER 1913

 

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6 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 5 on sick list.

Other: 7-45 Landed small arm company.

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: 7-50 Italian Cruiser "Marco Polo" arrived.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Landed small arms company

Ship: Met: Italian cruiser Marco Polo

 

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7 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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8 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: French cruiser "Dupleise"

Other: Slipped. Shifted berth to P.+O. buoy

Other: One rating joined ship from H.M.S. "Ribble"

Ship: Met: H.M.S. "Flora"

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: French cruiser Dupleix

Other: Slipped. Shifted berth to P&O buoy

Other: Hands employed fitting hammock gantlines and funnel guys

Other: One rating joined from HMS Ribble.

Ship: Met: KMS Flora

 

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9 October 1913

Place

Other: Received ordenance stores from H.M.S. "Flora" for distribution

Other: Discharged four ratings + 1 prisoner to H.M.S. "Flora"

Other: Slipped + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Wusung Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Fairway Buoy: S78E

Place: Sighted: Fairway Buoy: N40E

Place: Sighted: N.W. Kouss: S77E

Place: Sighted: Volcano Island Lt: S13W

Place: Sighted: West Volcano Lt: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Square Island Lt: S14W

Place: Sighted: Square Island Lt: S16E

Place: Sighted: Square Island Lt: S45W

Other: Stopped. Let go starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Received ordnance stores from HMS Flora for distribution

Other: Discharged four ratings & 1 prisoner to HMS Flora

Other: Slipped & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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10 October 1913

Place: Ningpo

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Other: Stopped. Moored ship

Other: Dressed ship overall, Chinese ensign at main

Place: Visited: Anchorage off consulate

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Stopped, Moored ship

Place: Visited: Dressed ship overall. Chinese Ensign at main

 

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11 October 1913

Place: Ningpo

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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12 October 1913

Place: Ningpo

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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13 October 1913

Place: Ningpo

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Training classs at torpedo instruction

Other: Tested lightning conductors

 

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14 October 1913

Place

Place: Nimrod Sound

Other: Unmoored ship

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Visited: Yung River

Other: Fired salute of 21 guns Chinese ensign at main

Other: Hands employed rigging target

Place: Sighted: Ketau Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Pearl Rock: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Let go starboard anchor

Place: Visited: Nimrod Sound

Place: Sighted: Richard Point: N65E

Place: Sighted: Parker Point: N43E

Place: Sighted: Left Island off Entrance Island: N47W

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Fired salute of 21 guns. Chinese ensign at main

Other: Hands employed rigging target moorings and as reqte

Other: Anchored

 

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15 October 1913

Place: Nimrod Sound

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Read Warrant No. 9

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Dropped target. Co as reqte for firing exercises.

Other: Carried out firing exercises with 1" aiming and service ammunition.

Other: Anchored

Other: Read warrant no 9

 

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16 October 1913

Place: Nimrod Sound

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: HMS Cadmus arrived.:

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

 

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17 October 1913

Place: Nimrod Sound

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Ship: Met: HMS Virago

Other: Proceeded as reqte for firing exercises

Other: Anchored

Other: Lost at target practice 38fms 2" & 30 Fms 1 1/2" wire: Jackstay shot away.

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Ship: Met: HMS Whiting

Ship: Met: HMS Usk

Ship: Met: HMS Ribble

 

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18 October 1913

Place: Nimrod Sound

Place

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Ketau Point: N20E

Place: Visited: Tower Kill & Blackwall Channels

Place: Sighted: Right side Fangshi: Abeam

Other: Hands employed rigging targets

Other: 3 pdr firing

Other: Finished 3 pdr firing

Place: Sighted: Dunserville Island: West

Place: Sighted: West Volcano Lighthouse: N52E

Place: Sighted: West Volcano Lighthouse: S5W

Place: Sighted: Gutzlaff Lt: N50E

Other: Stopped. Dropped target

Other: Proceeded for carrying out night firing

Other: Stopped. Hoisted in target

Place: Sighted: S.W. Korn Lt: N46E

Place: Sighted: S.W. Korn Lt: S77E

Place: Sighted: N.W. Korn Island: S71E

Place: Sighted: Gutzlaff Lt: S80E

Place: Visited: South Channel

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Hands employed rigging targets. Co as reqte for 3 pdr firing

Other: Co & speed as reqte for carrying out night firing

 

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19 October 1913

Place: Wusung

Place: Anchorage off Wusung Lightvessel

Other: Stopped. Let go starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: Red Occ Lt on buoy: West

Place: Sighted: Wusung Red Lt: S80W

Other: H.M.S. Flora

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Other: Stopped. Made fast to S.N.O.'s buoy, Shanghai

Place: Visited: Shanghai Harbour

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Anchored

Other: HMS Flora sailed. Cheered ship

Other: Weighed & proceeded:

Other: Stopped. Made fast to SNO's buoy, Shanghai

 

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20 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: French cruiser "Dupleise"

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: French cruiser Dupleix

 

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21 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5 Other: Number on sick list = 4:

 

 

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22 October 1913

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: U.S.S. "Rainbow"

Other: Dressed ship overall, German ensign at main

Other: Japanese cruiser arrived

Other: Discharged one rating to hospital

Other: Received ammunition + stores for ships up river

Ship: Met: H.M.S. "Nightingale"

Other: Two ratings joined ship from H.M.S. Yarmouth for passage to H.M.S. Bramble

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: USS Rainbow

Other: Dressed ship overall. German ensign at main

Other: Japanese cruiser arrived.

Other: Received ammunition and stores from ships up river.

Ship: Met: HMS Nightingale

Other: Two ratings joined ship from HMS Yarmouth for passage to HMS Bramble

 

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23 October 1913

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Slipped & Proceeded

Other: Co as reqte for Yangtse Kiang. Pilot took charge.

Other: Aired and inspected bedding

Other: Passed two chinese cruisers

Other: Anchored

 

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24 October 1913

Place: Hong Kong

Place

Place: Chinkiang, Long 114.2

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: 5-15 Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Bramble.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Bramble

 

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25 October 1913

Place: Ta Ho Kau

Place: from Shanghai to Kankow and at Ta Ho Kau

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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26 October 1913

Place: Ta Ho Kau

Other: Number on sick list = 5:

 

 

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27 October 1913

Place: Rocky Point

Place: from Shanghai to Kankow and at Rocky Point

Other: 6 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Fired salute 15 guns, Japanese ensign at Fore

Other: Discharged ammunition to HMS Bramble

Other: Anchored

 

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28 October 1913

Place: Wuhu

Place: from Shanghai to Kankow and at Anchorage off Kavines Point

Place: Anchor off Kaines Point

Place: Anchorage off Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: 6 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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29 October 1913

Place

Place: Anchorage off Muken Lake

Other: 7 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 7

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Hands employed mustering bags

Other: Anchored

Other: Hands scrub and wash clothes

 

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30 October 1913

Place: from Shanghai to Kankow and at Anchorage off Jocelyn Id.

Place: Anchorage off Jocelyn Id

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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31 October 1913

Place: Jocelyn Island

Place: from Shanghai to Kankow and at Anchorage off Jocelyn Id.

Place: Anchorage off Jocelyn Id

Other: 6 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

 

 

LOG BOOK – NOVEMBER 1913

 

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1 November 1913

Place: Kiukiang

Place, Long 113.0

Other: 8.10 Weighed & proceeded 150 revs; co. as reqte.

Place: Sighted: Ngankon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Low Id. Lt Vessel: abeam

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Place: Visited: Kiukiang

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Ngarihon Pagoda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Low Island Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tangliu Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Spencer Rock Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: N.E. Crossing Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Let go starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: S12E

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: S75W

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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2 November 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Ship: Sighted: H.I.J.M.S. Suroa

Other: Discharged 9 boxes of ammunition & 2 packages to HMS 'Snipe'

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: Granted special leave to watch till 10pm; bos till 7.0 pm

Other: 5 on sick list.

Other: Discharged 9 boxes of ammunition & 2 packages to HMS Snipe.

Ship: Met: K.I.J.M.S. Surva

Other: Discharged 9 boxes of ammunition + 2 packages to H.M.S. "Snipe" Other: Number on sick list = 5 Ship: Met: KIJMS Suwa

Other: Discharged 9 boxes of ammunition & 2 packages to HMS Snipe

 

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3 November 1913

Place: Bythesea Channel

Place

Place: Anchorage in Bythesea Channel

Other: 6 on sick list!!

Other: 3-30 Four Japanese destroyers passed abeam.

Other: 4-0 Spread fires No. &4 boilers

Other: 6.15 Weighed & proceeded 140 revs; co. as reqte.

Place: Sighted: Lee Rock Lt Vessel: abeam

Other: Number on Sick List: 6

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Lizusham Lighthouse: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Ruvired Fort: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Lee Rock Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Four Japanese destroyers passed abeam

Place: Sighted: Pahs Bat Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Let go port anchor

Place: Visited: Bythesea Channel

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Place: Sighted: Ruined Fort Bm: Not stated Abeam

Other: Anchored

 

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4 November 1913

Place: Kankow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkon, Long 114.3

Other: 4-15 Spread fires in No 3 & 4 boilers

Other: 6.0 Weighed & proceeded 150 revs; co. as reqte.

Other: Hands employed preparing for entering harbour

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: 4" & 3pdr guns' crews at loader

Ship: Met: HMS 'Kinsha'

Other: Discharged ammunition & stores to HMS Kinsha

Other: Granted special leave to watch till 7 am.

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Hukroong Flats Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Moored

Place: Sighted: Custom House F.S.: S35.5W

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: N58W

Place: Sighted: Belgian Consulate F.S.: N11E

Other: Discharged ammunition + stores to H.M.S. "Kinsha"

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Moored

Other: discharged ammunition & stores to HMS Kinsha

 

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5 November 1913

Place: Kankow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: Hands employed cleaning out magazines & shell rooms & as reqte.

Other: 4" guns' crews at loader Saluted HM's Consul General with 11 guns

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: Granted special leave to watch till 7 a.m.

Other: Saluted H.M.'s Consul General with 11 guns

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Saluted HM Consil General with 11 guns

 

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6 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: Kankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: 6 on sick list!!

Other: 10-50 Landing party returned. Sent two ratings to RC Mission Hospital, Hankow.

Ship: Sighted: HMS Kinsha

Other: Ex'd landing party

Other: 10.50 Landing party returned

Other: Sent tow ratings to R.C. Mission Hospital, Kankow

Other: Number on Sick List: 6

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: Granted special leave to watch till 7 a.m.

Ship: Met: H.M.S. "Kinsha"

Other: Sent two ratings to R.C. Mission Hospital, Hankow

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: Sent two ratings to RC mission hospital Kankow

 

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7 November 1913

Place: Kankow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: Frech cruiser 'D'Herville'

Other: Tested life buoys found correct

Ship: Met: SMS 'Jaguar'

Other: 11.45 SMS Jaguar arrived. Carried out loader from petition

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: Granted special leave to watch till 7a.m.

Other: 5 on sick list.

Ship: Met: French cruiser "D'Iberville"

Ship: Met: S.M.S. "Jaguar"

Other: Carried out loader competition

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Ship: Met: French Cruiser D' Iberville

Other: Secured. Ex Pulling boats crews

Ship: Met: SMS Jaguar

 

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8 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: Kamkow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Ship: Met: SMS Luchs

Other: 6.20 SMS "Luchs" proceeded.

Other: 3.25 H.I.J.M.S. 'Toba' arrived.

Ship: Met: HIJMS "Toba"

Other: 4 on sick list!

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: HIJMS Toba

 

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9 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: Kamkow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 2

Ship: Met: HIJMS Toba

Other: 7.10 HIJMS 'Toba' proceeded.

Ship: Sighted: KIJMS Toba: proceeded

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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10 November 1913

Place: Hamkord

Place: Hankow

Place: Kamkow, Long 114.3

Other: half masted colours

Other: hoisted colours

Other: 4 on sick list!

Other: Hands employed scraping ship's side.

Other: 2-30 Half masted colours.

Other: 3-30 Hoisted colours.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Half masted colours

 

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11 November 1913

Place: Hamkord

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: HMS Woodcock

Other: 3-45 HMS Woodcock arrived.

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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12 November 1913

Place: Hamkow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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13 November 1913

Place: Hamkow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: 4 on sick list!

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship & placing sheet anchor.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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14 November 1913

Place: Hamkow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Other: 4 on sick list!

Other: Hands employed scraping & red leading ship's side.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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15 November 1913

Place: Hamkow

Place: Hankow

Place: Karnkow, Long 114.3

Person: Boarded: Lieut GW Hill

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 12-30 Lieutenant GW Hill joined ship.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Person: Boarded: Lieut G W Hill

 

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16 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Ship: Met: Sumida (Japenese gunboat)

Other: 0.25 Japanese gunboat Sumida arrived.

Ship: Met: Japanese gunboat Sumida

Other: 4 on sick list!

Other: 0-25 Japanese gunboat "Sumida" arrived.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: Japanese Gunboat Sumida Arrived

 

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17 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: Homkow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: Tushima (Japanese gunboat)

Other: 10.10 Japanese gunboat Tushima arrived.

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: 4.10 HMS Kinsha arrived.

Ship: Met: HMS Alacrity

Other: 6.0 Discharged one signal rating to HMS Alacrity for S.S. Poyang Person: Left ship: 1 signal rating to HMS Alacrity per SS Poyang

Ship: Met: Japanese gunboat Tushima

Other: 5 on sick list.

Other: 10-10 Japanese gunboat "Tushima" arrived.

Other: 6-0 Discharged one signal rating to HMS Alacrity for SS Poyang.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Ship: Met: Japanese Gunboat Tushima

Other: Discharged one signal rating to HMS Alacrity per SS Poyang

 

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18 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 5 on sick list.

Other: 6-45 Landed Port Watch to attend on fire ashore.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Furled awnings. Away all boats. Ex Rig Diver & out fire engine.

Other: Landed port watch to attend on fire ashore

 

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19 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 5 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list: 5:

Other: Number on sick list = 5

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20 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Other: 8.35 Ex'd landing party for a route march.

Other: 9.35 Japanese gunboat Sumida proceeded upriver.

Ship: Met: Sumida (Japanese gunboat)

Other: 11.30 Landed Port watch to attend on fire ashore.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Ex landing party for route march

Ship: Met: Japanese Sumida

Other: Landed port watch to attend on fire ashore

 

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21 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 7

Other: 0.40 Fire party returned.

Other: 9.50 Hands employed scrubbing deck cloths & painting side.Parties from Kinsha & Woodcock came onboard for 4" gun drill & loader.

Ship: Met: Kinsha

Ship: Met: Woodcock

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: 11.45 HMS Kinsha proceeded down river.

Other: Tested magazines & flooding valves. Life buoys tested & found correct. Special leave to Port watch from 4.30 - 7.0 am.

Ship: Met: Tushima (Japanese gunboat)

Other: Japanese gunboat Tushima sailed. 3.30 pm.

Person: Left ship: Lieut Scott

Other: 10.0 Lieut Scott left ship.

Other: Number on sick list = 7

Other: Parties from Kinsha 7 Woodcock came on board for 4" gun drill & loader

Other: HMS Kinsha proceeded down river

 

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22 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 12-0-0 Fired Virne gun.

Other: 3.10 Chinese gunboat passed proceeding donw river.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Fired time gun

Other: Chinese gunboat passed proceeding down river

 

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23 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Other: 11.0 Chinese gunboat passed up river.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Chinese gunboat passed up river

 

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24 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Other: 9.5 Physical drill.

Other: 9.20 Furled awnings.

Other: 9.25 Exd collision stations.

Other: 9.30 Ex'd "Abandon ship"

Other: 9.50 Ex'd Boat pulling. - Replaced gear. Hands cleaning ship.

Other: 1 ensign white 3 brdths lost by neglect.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: 1 Ensign 3 breadths lost by neglect

 

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25 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Chinese torpedo boat arrived

Other: Discharged stores for Woodlark to Woodcock

Other: Chinese torpedo boat sailed

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 9.10 "Prepared for battle"

Other: 1.5. Chinese torpedo boat arrived. Hands prepared ship for coaling Other: 2.0 Discharged stores for Woodlark to Woodcock.

Ship: Met: Woodcock

Other: 2.30 Chinese T.B. sailed.

Other: Number on sick list = 61

Other: "Prepared for battle"

 

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26 November 1913

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Other: 11.35 Finished coaling. Took in 120 tons.

 

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27 November 1913

Place: Hankow

Place: Hankon, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: H.I.J.M.S. Saga

Ship: Met: H.M.S. Kinsha

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Ship: Met: HIJMS Saga

Other: 6.30 HIJMS Saga sailed.

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: 0.15 HMS Kinsha arrived.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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28 November 1913

Place: from Hankou to Growener Island

Place: Hankow

Place: Hankow to Grosvenor Island, Long 114.3

Other: Pilot came onboard

Other: Landed landing party for march

Ship: Met: Landing party returned

Other: French gunboat arrived

Other: Weighed starboard anchor

Other: Weighed port anchor

Other: Half speed ahead in charge of pilot

Place: Sighted: Yangdo: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Boumer Island: Abeam:

Place: Visited: Willis Island channel

Other: Stopped

Other: Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Other: 7.15 Pilot came on board.

Other: 12-0-0 French gunboat arrived.

Other: 1.22 Half speed ahead both 150 revs in charge of pilot. Helm as requisite. Hands employed as requisite.

Place: Sighted: Yang do: abeam.

Place: Sighted: Bormer Id: abeam

Other: 4.5 Reduced to 100 revs. Proceeded down Willes Island channel.

Other: French gunboat arrived

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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29 November 1913

Place

Place: Grosvener Island to Kinkiang

Other: Weighed starboard anchor + proceeded

Other: In charge of pilot

Place: Sighted: Cocks Head: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Ruined Fort Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Split Hill: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Red clif van Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped

Other: Let go port anchor

Other: Let go starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: S37E

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: N68E

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Place: Sighted: Cocks Head: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ruined Fort Beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Split Hill: abeam

Place: Sighted: Red clif bcn l.v.: abeam

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Ruined fort beacon

Other: Anchored

 

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30 November 1913

Place: Kinkiang

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: Number on sick list: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

 

LOG BOOK – DECEMBER 1913

 

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1 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: Dressed ship in honour of Hon. the Queen Mother's birthday

Other: Away all boats crews

Other: Paid monthly money

Other: Fired royal salute of 21 guns

Other: Saluted H.B.M. Consul with 7 guns

Other: Issued winter cloathing to ship's company

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Dressed ship in honour of HM the Queen Mother's birthday.

Other: Fired Royal Salute of 21 guns

Other: Saluted HBM Consul with 7 guns

Other: Issued winter clothing to ships company

 

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2 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang

Place: Kinkiang, Long 113.0

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Gunboat Elcano

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: USS gunboat Eleano

 

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3 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Gunboat Elcano

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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4 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Landed party for route march

 

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5 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Port watch rigged diving boat

Ship: Met: USS gunboat Saman

Other: Burnt searchlight

 

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6 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang

Place: Kiu, Long 113.0

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: 12-0 Fired time gun.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Fired time gun

 

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7 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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8 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Ship: Met: German Gunboat Otter

 

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9 December 1913

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Hands employed replacing sheet anchor & securing for sea.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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10 December 1913

Place: KiuKiang

Place

Place: Tung liu, Long 113.0

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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11 December 1913

Place

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Other: Pilot in charge

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Christmas North Channel Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Eastern end of Christmax Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Eagle Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Chuang Kiang Kan Beacon: Abeam:

Place: Sighted: Fitzroy S. Channel East Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Came to with starboard bower

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: N16W

Place: Sighted: Goss House: N55E

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Weighed

Other: Pilot In charge:

 

 

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12 December 1913

Place

Other: Weighed. Engine + helm as requisite turning down river

Other: Pilot in charge

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Chachau Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Moo Fatuom Creek Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Hih-Cha-Chau Island Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Harris Point Beacon Lt: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Shansi Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Visited: Wuhu

Place: Visited: Moored with bowers

Place: Sighted: American Mission: North

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: S74E

Other: Tampeon 4" without stare lost overboard by neglect

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Tampon 4" without stowe lost overboard by neglect

Other: Moored with bowers 3

 

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13 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Discharge one P.O. per SS Mekwo for passage to England

Other: Pilot left ship

Ship: Met: HMS Snipe

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Discharged one P.O. per SS Inckwo for passage to England

 

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14 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Two ratings joined ship from Snipe

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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15 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Ship: Met: HMS "Nightingale"

Other: Japanese destroyer proceeded down river

Other: Read articles of war + quarterly returns of court martial for quarter ending 30th June 1913

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: HMS Nightingale

Other: Read articles of war & quarterly returns of courts-martial for quarters ending 30 June 1913

 

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16 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Hands employed working in HMS Snipe with damaged port propeller Other: Hands employed in lifting stern of Snipe to enable damaged propeller to be replaced. Other: Weighed & proceeded engines & helm as requisite for going alongsider Butterfield and Swires pontoon.

 

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17 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Landed ships company for march to canteen

 

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18 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Landed company of seamen + stokers for rifle drill + machine gun's crews for drill

Other: One rating joined from Britomart

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Landed company of seamen & stokers for rifle drill & machine guns crew for drill

 

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19 December 1913

Place: wuton

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Read warrant No 10

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Read warrant no 10

 

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20 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: lit fries in steam centras

Other: hands cleaning ship, usual saturdat morning

Other: fried ... gun S.B.C.

Other: hands make .... clothes

Other: special flare to starboard watch from 1-30 to 40-0 pm

Other: evening quarters

Place: Visited

Person: Mentioned: S.B.C.

Ship: Met: BrS

Other: Fired (?) gun

Other: Number on sick list = 31

 

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21 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Ship: Met: alongside BrS

Other: ... church of England service

Other: special leave to Port watch from 1.30 - 10.0pm

Ship: Met: 4.55 USS Gunboat Villalobos arrived

Other: Hands mustered by ledger

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Gunboat Villalobos

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: USS Gunboat Villalobos Arrived

 

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22 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: alongside BoS pontoon

Other: Hands employed about boats + ship's side

Other: special leave to starboard watch from 4.30-10.0 pm

Other: 9.0 Steam cutter crew frico

Other: 10-0. landed company for drill & maxim guns uus. marmice at infantry drill Ship: Met: 1.40 USS Gunboat Villalobos sailed

Other: U.S.S. Gunboat Villalobos

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Landed company for drill & maxim gun crew. Marines at infantry drill

 

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23 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Hands painting ship's side

Other: special leave to Port watch from 4.30 - 10.0pm

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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24 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Hands cleaning ship + painting aloft

Other: special leave to starboard watch from 1.30-10.0pm

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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25 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: 10.15 Held Church of England service

Other: Special leave to Port watch + 2,5part of Starb watch from 1.30-11.0pm

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Special leave to Port watch and 2nd part of starb watch from 1.30 - 11pm

 

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26 December 1913

Place: wuhu

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: 10.0 Divisions sprayers physical drill

Other: Hands employed as aquisite

Other: special leave to starboard watch + 2nd port portwatch from 1.30-11.0pm Ship: Sighted: 1.30 Japanese cruiser anchored off Wuhu

Other: tested lifebuoys + magazine flooding ....

Other: unknown

Other: Japanese cruiser anchored off Wuhu

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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27 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Ship: Sighted: 8.15 Japanese gunboat "Uji" sailed: upstream

Ship: Met: 1.15 chinese gunboat sailed doron survei

Other: special leaave to port watch from 4.30-10.0pm

Ship: Met: Japanese gunboat "Uji"

Other: Chinese gunboat sailed down river

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Japanese gunboat Uji

 

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28 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: 10.0 Divisions Held Devirie service on board

Other: special leave to starboard watch from 1.30-10.0pm

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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29 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Divisions prayers - physical drill - "Furied awings" - Excercized action - frie teolision - spread awings

Other: gunlayers ..4 deflection reaction

Other: special leave to port watch from 4.30-10.0pm

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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30 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Person: Mentioned: 3 hands being examinned in seamanship for L.S.

Other: 3 Hands being examined in seamanship for L.S.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: First aid class at instruction

Other: 3 hands being examined in seamanship for L8

 

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31 December 1913

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: first aid class at instruction

Person: Mentioned: 3 hands passing for higher rating in boat sailing

Other: 3 Hands passing for higher rating in boat sailing

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: 3 hands passing for higher rating in boat sailing

 

 

LOG BOOK – JANUARY 1914

 

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1 January 1914

Place: Wuku

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Person: Died: chinaman Ah Ming (cantun manager)

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Ship: Met: Chinese cruiser

Person: Boarded: Chiaman Ah Ming (centrum manager)

Other: passed monthly money

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart arrived

Ship: Sighted: Britomart: proceeded up river

Ship: Met: chinese cruiser

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Chinaman Ah Horiz (canteen manager) died on board.

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Other: HMS Britomart arrived. Received stores from her of Clio and Woodlark.

Other: Chinese Cruiser Arrived.

 

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2 January 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: Cast off from Butterfried o Sunrise pontoon + proceeded on aquisite to on Anchorage offline bulks

Other: came towarts starboard anchor in 7 ... ... to 3 shackles

Other: sent 8 men to take 2 of Woodlark's injured to hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Cast off from Butterfield & Swires pontoon & proceeded as requisite to an anchorage off the hulks. Anchored

Other: Sent 8 men to take 2 of Woodlarks injured to hospital.

 

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3 January 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Ship: Met: Woodlark: alongside

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: HMS Woodlark came alongside to receive stores

Other: HMS Woodlark shipped & proceeded alongside Butterfield & Swire's pontoon

Other: Fired time gun

 

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4 January 1914

Place: wuhu

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Held divine service

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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5 January 1914

Place: Wuhu (anchored)

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: .. out boron anchor

Other: away all boats crews

Ship: Sighted: HMS Woodlark: sailed .. river

Other: refitting

Ship: Sighted: HMS Woodlark: sailed

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Stripping down PI 4" gun and oiling piston rods

 

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6 January 1914

Place: wuhu (anchored)

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Hands employed surveying port bower cable lubricating bottle screws of rigging

 

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7 January 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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8 January 1914

Place: wuhu

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: excersized boats' crews at boat sailing

Ship: Met: USS Helena

Ship: Met: USS El Cano

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Exercised boats crews at boat sailing

 

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9 January 1914

Place: Wuhu

Place: wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 8.20 Chinese cruiser weighed & proceeded down river.

Other: 10.15 Exercised general quarters and fire stations. Tested magazine flooding valves & life buoys. -correct-.

Ship: Met: SS Tafung

Other: 5.0 S.S. Tafung arrived with four monthly consignment of stores.

Ship: Met: chinese cruiser

Ship: Met: SS Tatung

Person: Other: CUK

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: SS Tatung

Other: SS Tatung arrived with four monthly consignment of stores

Other: Hands employed clearing lighter of stores

 

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10 January 1914

Place: Wuhu

Place: wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 6.0 Hands employed striking down from monthly consignment of stores.

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Helena

Other: 11.10 U.S.S. "Helena" sailed down river.

Ship: Met: S90 (German destroyer)

Other: 5.15 German destroyer S.90 and anchored.

Ship: Sighted: USS Helena: down river

Ship: Met: German destroyer S.90

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: USS Helena

Other: German destroyer S90 arrived and anchored

 

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11 January 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 10.0 Divisions. Pilot came on board

Other: 11.30 Chinese torpedo boat passed down river.

Other: 4.45 Port watch prepared ship for sea.

Other: the next page jumped to 12 January 1914. I expect that this log page may actually be from 1914, and the keeper simply in the habit of writing 1913, wrote down the wrong year.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Pilot came bo board

Other: Chinese torpedo boat passed down river.

 

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12 January 1914

Place

Place: Wuhu to Nanking

Place: Off Rocky Point

Place: Off Nanking

Place: Visited: off Rocky Point

Place: Visited: Nanking

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 7.0 Weighed & proceeded down river 140 revs. Courses as requsite in charge of pilot.

Place: Sighted: I chi San: abeam

Place: Sighted: East Pillar: abeam

Place: Sighted: May Auun Light Vessel: abeam

Place: Sighted: Wade Is'd beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Rosma Rock L.V.: abeam

Other: 10.17 Came to with starboard bower in 9 fms veered to 2 shackles. - off Rocky Point; Hands as requisite.

Other: 3.0 Chinese gunboat passed down river. Lit fires in steam cutter.

Other: 4.25 Weighed & proceeded 145 revs. course as requisite - pilot in charge, down river.

Place: Sighted: S Chimney: S3W

Place: Sighted: Kiln: N50E

Place: Sighted: Lion Hull -> F.S.: S81E

Place: Sighted: Theodolite point: N41E

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Place: Visited: Chinese gunboat passed down river

 

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13 January 1914

Place

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 8-0-0. Saluted Japanese Admiral with 15 guns.

Ship: Met: USS Helena

Other: 12-0-0. USS Helena sailed down river.

Other: Hands employed re-stowing booms & as req'te.

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Other: 2.0 HMS Cadmus & HMS Britomart proceeded up river.

Place: Visited: off Nanking

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Saluted Japanese Admiral with 15 guns

Other: Weighed & proceeded engines and help as requisite for shifting berth

Other: Anchored

 

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14 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Auxiliary Aberenda

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: Hands employed cleaning out spare cable locker & mustering bags. Seam gunners to deflection teacher.-Ship: Met: USS Auxiliary Aberanda

Other: 1.30 USS Ausiliary Aberanda arrived Other: Number on sick list = 6:

Ship: Met: USS Absienda

 

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15 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: H.I.J.M.S. Ujbaya

Other: Read warrant No 11

Other: Pilot left ship

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 10.0 Divisions prayers - Exercised company of seamen at small arms drill. Marines at 4" gun drill.

Ship: Met: HIJMS Ujiaya

Other: 0.35 HIJMS Ujiaya arrived.

Other: 4-0-0 Evening quarters. Read warrant No. 11.

Other: 10.0 Pilot left ship.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Exercised company of seamen at small arms

Ship: Met: HIJMS Ujiaga

 

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16 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: Discharged one rating to Kinsha for passage to H.M.S. Yarmouth Other: Transfered stores for N.S.O. Hong-Kong to "Kinsha" for passage Ship: Met: H.I.J.M.S. Chiharya

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Other: 12-0-0 HMS Kinsha arrived.

Ship: Met: Kinsha

Other: Discharged one rating to Kinsha for passage to HMS Yarmouth.

Other: 2.10 HMS KInsha sailed.

Ship: Met: HIJMS Chihaya

Other: 2.36 HIJMS Chihaya arrived.

Other: Transferred stores for NSO Hong Kong to Kinsha for passage.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Discharged on rating to Kinsha for passage to HMS Yarmouth

Other: Transferred stores for NSO Hong Kong to Kinsha for passage

Ship: Met: HIJMS Chihosya

 

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17 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: Chinese cruiser "Kiang Han"

Other: Saluted Chinese Admiral with 13 guns

Other: Crutch G.M. part 73C lost overboard by accident from skiff

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser "Saga"

Ship: Met: U.S.S. cruiser Quinse

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Ship: Met: Kiorng Han (Chinese cruiser)

Other: 11.15 Chinese cruiser "Kiorng Han" arrived. Saluted Chinese Admiral with 13 guns. Crutch G.M. Patt. 73C lost overboard by accident from skiff.

Ship: Met: Suga (Japanese cruiser)

Other: 0.30 Japanese cruiser Suga arrived.

Ship: Met: USS Cruiser Quince

Other: 1.20 USS Cruiser Quince arrived.

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: Chinese Cruiser Kiong Han

Other: Saluted Chinese Admiral with 13 guns. Crutch GM patt 73C lost overboard by accident from skiff Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser Saga arrived

Ship: Met: USS cruiser Quiries

 

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18 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser "Kasagi"

Ship: Met: Japanese gunboat "Saga"

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser "Uji"

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Villalobos

Other: Number on sick list: 5

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser Korsagi

Ship: Met: Saga (Japanese gunboat)

Other: 9.25 Japanese cruiser Korsagi & gunboat Saga sailed down river.

Ship: Met: Uji (Japanese cruiser)

Other: 10.20 Japanese cruiser Uji sailed upriver.

Ship: Met: USS Villalobos

Other: 2.0. USS Villalobos sailed down river.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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19 January 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Ship: Met: HMS Bramble

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Other: Hands employed securing for sea, Stokers exercised at small arm drill.

Other: 7.50 HMS Bramble arrived.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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20 January 1914

Place

Place: Nanking to Shanghai

Place: Kiushan Point

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Other: Courses as requisite down river in charge of pilot

Place: Sighted: Mud Fort Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Bethune Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Silva Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tun Tu Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Sinnimu Creek: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Bate Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Kiong Yin Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tung Lo Tu Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Cooper Bank E. Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Let go port anchor

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Place: Sighted: Pottinger Beacon: S22E 6'0.

Place: Sighted: Bate Point beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Kiang Yin Light Vessel: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ting Lo Tu beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cooper Bank E. Lt Vessel: abeam

Place: Sighted: Mud fort beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Bethune point beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Siwer Island: abeam

Place: Sighted: Tun Tu beacon: abeam

Place: Sighted: Sinnimu Creek: abeam

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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21 January 1914

Place

Place: Nanking to Shanghai

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Cooper Bank Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Upper Crossing buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Sangshon buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Middle Bank buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: S.E. Spit buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Wusung Spit buoy: Abeam

Other: Took over from pilot + proceeded up Wusung river

Other: Secured to P+O buoy

Other: Number on sick list: 4

Place: Sighted: Wusung Spit buoy: S42E (mag) 8'0

Place: Sighted: Cooper Bank L.V.: abeam

Place: Sighted: Upper Crossing buoy: abeam

Place: Sighted: SE Spit buoy: abeam

Place: Sighted: Wusung Spit buoy: abeam

Other: 4-0-0. Evening quarters. Read warrant No 12.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Secured to P & O buoy

 

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22 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list: 7

Other: 1.45 Finished coaling: took in 200 tons.

Other: Number on sick list = 7

 

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23 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: SMS Intio

Other: Number on sick list: 6

Ship: Met: SMS Ihris

Other: 3.15 SMS Ihris arrived

Other: Number on sick list = 6

 

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24 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 6

 

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25 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: Sms Emden

Other: Number on sick list = 6

Ship: Met: SMS Emden

 

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26 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 6

 

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27 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 8.0 Dressed ship in honour of HM the Kaiser's birthday

Other: HMS Woodlark proceeded down river

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: French cruiser d'Iberville proceeded down river

Ship: Met: French cruiser d'Iberville

Other: 5.28 Undressed ship

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Dressed ship in honour of HM the Kaiser's birthday.

Ship: Met: French Cruiser D' Iberville

 

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28 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: gave leave to starboard watch from 8.00 am to 8.00 am Friday 30th

 

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29 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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30 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: French cruiser "D'Iberville" sailed

Ship: Met: French cruiser D'Iberville

Other: SMS Emdan

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: SMS Emden

 

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31 January 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Paid monthly money

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

 

LOG BOOK – FEBRUARY 1914

 

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1 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

 

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2 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Party from HMS Kinsha at 4" loader

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Party from HMS Kinsha at 4" gun loader

 

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3 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 2 ratings joined ship from hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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4 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 8.30 Slipped from buoy and proceeded engines and helm as requisite; down river

Other: 8.15 Secured to No 2 & 3 head and stern mooring buoys

Other: HMS Newcastle arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Newcastle

Other: Discharged one rating to Newcastle

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Slipped from buoy & proceeded engines & helm as requisite down river.

Other: Secured to No 2 & 3 head and stern mooring buoys

 

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5 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Discharged one prisoner and one marine to HMS Newcastle

Ship: Met: HMS Newcastle

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged one prisoner & one marine to HMS Newcastle

 

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6 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: HMA Cadmus arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Other: Discharged one rating to "Cadmus"

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged one rating to Cadmus

 

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7 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Discahrged one rating to hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged one rating to hospital

 

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8 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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9 February 1914

Place

Place: From Shanghai to Dunsterville Islands

Other: 10.17 Slipped and proceeded engines and helm as requisite for clearing buoys

Other: 8.43 Stopped. Came to with Starboard bower

Place: Visited: South-eastward of Dunsterville Islands

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Slipped & Proceeded

Other: Hands employed guaging shell & as requisite

Place: Sighted: Gutzlaff Island: Not stated Abeam 5.2 miles

Other: Anchored

 

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10 February 1914

Place

Place: Off Dunsterville Islands

Place: Off Nimrod (?) Point

Place: From Dunsterville Islands to Nimrod (?) Sound

Other: 7.5 Weighed & proceeded Course S4oW 150 revs

Other: 10.0 Divisions & prayers - physical drill - Hands employed rigging targets

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Carried out aiming rifle practice with 4" & 3pdrs at target towed by steam cutter

Other: 3.45 drew fires in steam cutter

Other: Port watch employed rigging target

Other: 7.5 Weighed and proceeded

Other: 1.23 Stopped. Came to with Starboard bower

Other: Carried out aiming rifle practice with 4" and 3pdrs at target towed by steam cutter

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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11 February 1914

Place: Nimrod Sound

Place

Place: Nimrod (?) Sound

Place: in Medusa Creek

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Other: Stopped. Dropped target

Place: Visited: Proceeded for 1" A.R. practise and carrying out winter firing with service ammunition

Other: Lost overboard by accident 4" Q.F.C. + Q.F. piasata brush

Other: Finished firing. Hoisted in target

Other: Proceeded

Place: Sighted: Midole Island: Abeam

Place: Visited: Medusa Creek

Other: Stopped. Came to with starboard bower

Place: Sighted: Landing Point: N16E

Place: Sighted: Beacon: N59W

Place: Sighted: Right side of Point: S65E

Other: 9.5 Weighed and proceeded

Other: 9.45 Proceeded course and speed as requisite for 1" AR practise and carrying out ~~~ firing with service ammunition. Lost overboard by accident 4" QFC and QF piasata (?) bensh (?)

Other: 0.0 Finished firing. Hoisted target

Other: 1.55 Stopped. Came to with Starboard bower

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Cleared ship for action

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Proceeded course and speed as requisite for 1" AR practice and carrying out winter firing with service ammunition

Other: Lost overboard by accident 4" QFC & QF piasaba brush

Other: Anchored

 

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12 February 1914

Place: Medusa Creek. Nimrod Sound

Place: Medusa Creek, Nimrod Sound

Place: Medusa Creek Nimrod Sound

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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13 February 1914

Place: Medusa Creek

Place

Place: From Medusa Creek to Ningpo

Place: Ningpo

Place: Anchored at Ningpo

Other: Weighed + proceeded

Place: Sighted: Midole Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Nimrod Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Latau San: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Roundabout: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Katau Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tamau Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Yuensu Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Just in the way Islands: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Longnese Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Nemesis Rock: Abeam

Place: Visited: Ying River

Other: Stopped

Other: Came to with port bower

Place: Sighted: Customs F.S.: S79W

Place: Sighted: Consulate F.S.: N79W

Place: Sighted: R.C. Dome: N6E

Other: 8.0 Weighed and proceeded

Other: 2.47 Came to with Porrt bower

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Course as requisite for entering Ying River

Other: Anchored

 

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14 February 1914

Place: Ningpo

Other: Saluted H.B.M. Consul with 7 guns

Other: Saluted HBM Consul with 7 guns

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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15 February 1914

Place: Ningpo

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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16 February 1914

Place: From Ningpo to Rugged Islands

Place: Ningpo

Other: 4.30 Weighed port anchor; proceeded course and speed as requisite while catting anchors

Other: as requisite for anchorage southward of Rugged Islands. 10.21 Stopped. Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Gummers employed dismounting 4" guns

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Place: Sighted: Laping Is Lt: Not stated Abeam

Other: Anchored

 

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17 February 1914

Place: From Rugged Islands to Shanghai

Place: Rugged Islands

Place

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: 5.55 Weighed. 6.17 Proceeded

Other: Hands employed dismounting 4" guns and as requisite

Other: 3.3 Let go starboard anchor

Other: Two ratings joined ship from HMS Newcastle

Ship: Met: HMS Newcastle

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Courses as requisite up Wusing river

Other: Anchored

 

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18 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: HMS Woodcock

Other: Hands employed dismounting 4" guns and as requisite

Other: HMS Woodcock arrived

Ship: Met: HS Woodcock

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Hands employed painting ship & dismounting 4" guns

Ship: Met: HMS Woodcock

 

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19 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Discharged 5 ASA boxes of ammunition to Newcastle.

 

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20 February 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Discharged one rating to HMS Newcastle

Other: 7.45 Commenced coaling

Other: 1.40 Finished coaling took in 93 tons

Ship: Met: HMS Newcastle

Other: Number on sick list = 1:

Other: discharged one rating to HMS Newcastle

 

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21 February 1914

Place

Place: From Shanghai to Lungchau

Place: Shanghai

Place: Lungchau, Long 121.5

Other: Weighed starboard anchor + proceeded down Wusung River

Place: Sighted: Fairway Buoy: Abeam

Other: Pilot took charge

Place: Sighted: Doris Nest lower buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Centour lower buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Actalon upper buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Plora Point Buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Middle Bank Buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: North Bank Buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Langshan Buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Vice Point lower buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Waterman Buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Vini upper buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Waterman upper buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Upper Crossing buoy: Abeam

Place: Sighted: North Tice Beacon Lt: Abeam

Other: Came to with starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: Custom House F.S.: N60W

Place: Sighted: Head of Creek: N30W

Other: 10.55 Weighed starboard anchor and proceeded

Other: 7.15 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded as requisite down Wusing River

Other: Anchored

 

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22 February 1914

Place

Place: below Pottinger Island

Place: Tungchun

Place: From Lungchau to Pottinger Island

Place: Lungchau

Other: 6.30 Weighed anchor

Other: 1.0 Stopped. Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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23 February 1914

Place: Ta-ho-kan Creek, Morison Point

Place: From Pottinger Island to Morrison Point

Place: Pottinger Island

Place: Ta-ho kan Creek, Morrison Point

Place: La Ho Kau Creek

Ship: Sighted: HMS Bramble: for Shanghia

Other: 5.53 Weighed anchor. 5.57 proceeded

Other: Passed HMS Bramble bound for Shanghai

Ship: Met: HMS Bramble

Other: 11.58 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Place: Sighted: Espiegle Rock: Not stated Abeam

Other: Anchored

 

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24 February 1914

Place: Mud Fort

Place: Nanking Reach

Place: From Morrison Point to Wylie Point

Place: At anchor below Mud Fort

Place: Nankng Reach

Place: Anchor below mud fort

Other: 8.0 Weighed and proceeded as requisite for turning down river

Other: 8.12 Turned up river. 9.13 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Hands employed dismounting guns and filling 3pdr saluting charges

Other: 4.03 Weighed anchor proceeded

Other: 7.0 Stopped. Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Other: Hands employed dismounting guns & refitting 3 pdr saluting charges

 

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25 February 1914

Place

Place: Wuhu

Place: From Nanking Reach to Wuhu

Place: Nanking Reach

Place: off Wuhu

Place: Anchor off Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship & dismounting 4" guns

Other: Special leave to Port watch from 4.30 to 10.0 pm

Ship: Met: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 7.58 Weighed anchor, proceeded

Other: 0.45 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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26 February 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: landed company for rifle drill and maxim guns crew

 

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27 February 1914

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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28 February 1914

Place: Tatung

Place

Place: From Wuhu to Tatung

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: 6.10 Weighed

Other: 0.35 Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Paid monthly money

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Other: Burnt searchlight

 

 

LOG BOOK – MARCH 1914

 

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1 March 1914

Place: Tatung

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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2 March 1914

Place: From Tatung to Muken Lake

Place: Tatung

Place: Muken Lake

Other: 9.45 Weighed

Other: 11.15 Stopped. Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Hands employed scraping gunshields and dismounting 4" guns

Other: HM Gunboats Woodlark and Snipe arrived

Ship: Met: HM Gunboat Woodlark

Ship: Met: HM Gunboat Snipe

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Ship: Met: HMS Snipe

 

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3 March 1914

Place: Jocalyn Island

Place: Muken Lake

Place: From Muken Lake to Jocalyn Island

Place: Jocelyn Island

Ship: Sighted: HMS Sinpa

Ship: Sighted: HMS Wood

Place: Sighted: Fitzroy Beacon: abeam

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Gunners's party dismounting SIII 4" gun & removing bolts of transferable mountings. remainder of hands employed as requisite

Ship: Sighted: HMS Snipe & Woodlark: down river

Other: HMS Snipe and Woodlark proceeded down river

Ship: Met: HMS Snipe

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: 6.30 Weighed

Other: 10.20 Came to with starboard anchor

Other: Gunners party dismounting SIII 4" gun and removing bolts of transferable gun mountings

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

Other: Gunners party dismounting SIII 4" gun & removing bolts from transferable gun mountings. Marines to small arms drill

 

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4 March 1914

Place

Place: From Jocalyn Island to Kinkiang

Place: Jocalyn Island

Place: Kiukiang, Long 113.0

Place: Sighted: Anking Pagoda: abeam

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Special leave to Starboard watch till 10.0 pm

Other: 6.40 Weighed

Other: 6.25 Stopped. Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

 

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5 March 1914

Place

Place: From Kinkiang to Ward Reach

Place: Kinkiang

Place: Ward Reach

Place: Wand Reach

Ship: Sighted: HMS Nightingale

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: HMS Nightingale proceeded down river

Ship: Met: HMS Nightingale

Ship: Met: 9.0 Weighed

Other: Gunner's party removing bolts of transferable gun mountings

Other: 2.20 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

 

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6 March 1914

Place

Place: From Ward Reach to Hankow

Place: Ward Reach

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Weighed

Place: Sighted: Cock's Head: abeam

Place: Sighted: Lee Rocks LV: abeam

Place: Sighted: Collinson Island LV: abeam

Place: Sighted: Hwangchou: abeam

Place: Sighted: Squeeze Island LV: abeam

Place: Sighted: Hukwong LV: abeam

Place: Sighted: Six Chickens Rock LV: abeam

Other: Came to

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Britomart

Other: Tested magazine flooding valves & life buoys

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Special leave to Starboard watch till 7.0am

Other: 6.10 Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Britomart

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Other: 6.32 Weighed

Other: 4.35 Came to with Starboard anchor

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Other: Dishcarged 2 ratings to HMS Britomart

 

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7 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Britomart

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: 2.40 Landing party returned

Other: Special leave to Port Watch from 430-7.0a.m.

Other: 1.20 Landed company with rifles & ammunition and maxim, for service ashore Other: 6.30 Landed company with rifles & ammunition and maxim, for service ashore Ship: Sighted: USS Helena

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Ship: Met: USS Helena

Other: HMS Britomart proceeded down river

Ship: Met: HM Britomart

Other: 1.20 Landed company with rifles and ammunition and maxim, for service ashore. 2.40 Landing party returned

Other: .30 Landed company with rifles and ammunition and maxim, for service ashore

Other: USS Helena arrived

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Landed company with rifles ammunition and maxim for service ashore

 

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8 March 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: 7.15 Landing party returned on board

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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9 March 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: Alongside hulk "Laestrygon", Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Ship: Met: hulk "Lacotrygon"

Other: Hands employed turning out store rooms for muster of Paymaster's & gunner's stores, & as requisite Ship: Sighted: SMS Illtis

Other: 10.35 Engines and helm as requisite for shifting berth alongside hulk "Laestrygon". 11.5 Secured alongside

Other: Hands employed turning out store rooms for muster of paymaster's and gunner's stores

Other: SMS Illtio proceeded down river

Ship: Met: SMS Illtio

Other: Discharged two ratings to hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Inmoored ship. Engines and help as requiseite for shifting berth alongsider hulk Lacotrygon Ship: Met: SMS Illtis

Other: Dishcarged 2 ratings to hospital

 

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10 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Lost overboard by accident c~~~le tube & holster

Ship: Sighted: USS Villalobos

Other: Lost overboard by accident, clamping lever of PIII

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Hands employed scraping masts & turning out store rooms

Other: Lost overboard by accident ~~~~ tube and holder

Other: USS Villalobos sailed down river

Ship: Met: USS Villalobos

Other: lost overboard by accident, clamping lever of PIII

Other: USS Villalobos arrived

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Lost by accident candle tune and holder

Ship: Met: USS Gunboat Villalobos

Other: Lost overboard by accident Clamping lever of PIII ~ ing gear

 

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11 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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12 March 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: Alongside Hulk Laestrygon Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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13 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Lost accidentally. Cases catridge fired. S.A. 303" blank. 600.

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Lost accidentally Cases cartrisge fried (?) SA .303" blank 600

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Lost accidentally. Cases Cartridge fired. SA .303 Blank. 600.

 

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14 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: USS "Helena"

Ship: Sighted: HIJMS Sumida

Person: Boarded: Surgeon D Loughlin

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: USS "Helena" sailed down river

Ship: Met: USS Helena

Ship: Met: HIJMS Sumida sailed down river

Ship: Met: HIJMS Sumida

Person: Boarded: Surgeon D Loughton

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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15 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Landed Roman Catholic & Church of England parties for services on shore

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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16 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Exercised general quarters & "Prepare to be taken in tow"

 

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17 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 7.25 USS Villalobos - sailed

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut F P Busbridge

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Villalobos

Person: Left ship: Sub-Lieut F.P. Busbridge

Other: USS Villalobos sailed

Ship: Met: USS Villalobos

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut FP Busbridge

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut F.P. Busbridge

 

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18 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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19 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: H.M.S. Kinsha

Other: Two ratings joined from HMS Kinsha

Other: HMS Kinsha arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Landed company for route march

 

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20 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Slipped from "Laestrygon" + proceeded

Other: Moored with bowers

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: N39W

Place: Sighted: Customs: S50W

Place: Sighted: Belgian Consulate F.S.: N10E

Other: 2.0 Slipped from "Laerstrygon" and proceeded, engines and helm as requisite for shifting berth. 2.30 Moored with bowers

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Hands employed varnishing masts & as requisite

Other: Slipped from Laestrygon & proceeded engine & helm as requisite for shifting berth

 

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21 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser Chihoga

Person: Left ship: Surgeon J.S. Darwin

Other: Japanese cruiser Chiboya sailed down river

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser Chiboya

Person: Left ship: Surgeon JS Oswin

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Japanese Cruiser Chitoya

Person: Left ship: Surgeon J. S. Dewin

 

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22 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Kinsha

Other: 9.0 Landed Roman Catholic church party

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Met: H.M.S. Kinsha

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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23 March 1914

Place: Hankors

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 6.0 Lir juris in sycom cutter

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship.

Other: gunnery training class at field training remainder cleaning spirit room for provision room.

Other: Gunnery training class at instruction remainder emploued about store rooms as requisite.

Other: Evening quarters. Special leave to Port watch from 4.30 - 7.00.

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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24 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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25 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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26 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Ship: Sighted: SMS Tiger

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SMS Tiger

 

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27 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: 7.5 Burnt searchlight

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Boats crews, stokers & marines exercised at boat pulling

Other: Boats crews at boat sailing instruction

Other: Hands employed about boats & re-stowing fore hold

Other: Burnt Searchlight

 

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28 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 12-0-0 Fired time gun

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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29 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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30 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Exercised "Out Stream Anchor" (twice)

 

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31 March 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Ship: Sighted: SMS Vaterland

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Englines & helm as requisite for proceeding alongside inside of hulk Laestrygon Other: Landed range party Ship: Met: SMS Vaterland

 

 

LOG BOOK – APRIL 1914

 

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1 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 11.45 Paid quarterly settlement

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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2 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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3 April 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: Hankon, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Place: Visited: Number on sick list = 1

 

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4 April 1914

Place: Hankors

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Alongside "Laiskrygon" Hornkow

Other: Fired time gun

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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5 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Landed church parties

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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6 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 9.35 "Furled awnings"

Other: 9.40 "Cleared ship for action"

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Range party at aiming tube instruction.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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7 April 1914

Place: Hornkow

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: SMS Otter

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Ship: Sighted: SMS Otter

Other: 0.45 Range party landed

Other: 5.40 Range party returned

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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8 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: 5.0 Read "return of court-martial"

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Read return of courts martial

 

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9 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Range party landed

 

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10 April 1914

Place: Hornkow

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: alnongside hulk "Laistygon" Hornkow

Other: Landed church parties (Good Friday)

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Landed church party (Good Friday)

 

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11 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Wood Tank

Ship: Sighted: SMS Otter

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Ship: Met: SMS Otter

 

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12 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 2.0 Stoker Thomas King died in International Hospital, Hankow

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: coaling "Woodlark"

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: HMS Woodlark came alongside for coal

Other: Finished Coaling. Transferred 23 tons

 

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13 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 10.20 HMS Woodlark sailed - bound up Han River

Other: 1.30 Landed funeral party for burial of Stoker King

Other: 10.30 Exercised funeral escort at funeral exercise

Other: 3.30 Funeral party returned onboard

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Landed funeral party for burial of stoker King

Other: Exercised funeral escort at funeral exercise

 

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14 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 8.15 Landed Range party

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Ship: Met: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: 1.40 Range party returned

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Landed Range party

 

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15 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Met: Geddes hulk

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Shifted berth alongside Geddes hulk

 

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16 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Aired bedding

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: 0.50 Landed range party

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: 4.30 Range party returned

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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17 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Ship: Met: HWMS Sumida

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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18 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: hulk "Laestrygon"

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Shifted berth alongide inside of hulk Laestrygon

 

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19 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HIJMS Toba

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HIJMS Toba

 

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20 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: SS Tah-Haing

Other: 10.40 "Furled awnings"

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Kinsha

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Shifted berth alongside SS Tch Hsing

Other: Slipped & proceeded to outide of hulk Laestrygon

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

 

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21 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Krisha: down river

Ship: Sighted: HMS Kinsha

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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22 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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23 April 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: Homkow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Exercised landing party for route march

 

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24 April 1914

Place: Homkow

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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25 April 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: HamKow, Long 114.3

Other: 12-0-0 Fired time gun

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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26 April 1914

Place: Homkow

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: SMS Varaland

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: SMS Vaterland

 

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27 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Slipped from Laestrygon engines & help as requisite for shifting berth to stream

Other: Anchored

 

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28 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Woodcock

Ship: Met: HMS Woodcock

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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29 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: SMS Vaterland: sailed up river

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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30 April 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Woocock

Ship: Sighted: French gunboat Doudont de Longuee.

Ship: Sighted: USS Villalobos

Ship: Sighted: HMS Woodcock: proceeded up river

Ship: Met: French gunboat Doudont de Lorgice & USS V Halobos

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Landed rifle team for practice

Ship: Met: French Gunboat Doudant de Loguee

Ship: Met: USS Villalobos

 

 

LOG BOOK – MAY 1914

 

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1 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List:

Other: 2.55 USS Villalobos sailed up river

 

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2 May 1914

Place: Kankow

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 12-0-0 Fired time gun

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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3 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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4 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: French gunboat "'Doudent de Lagru'

Ship: Sighted: HIJMS Sumida

Other: 9.35 "Furled awnings"

Ship: Met: 10.35 Re-spread awnings

Ship: Sighted: Italian Gunboat "Sabastiana Cabota"

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 0.30 Fired salute of 15 guns in honour of Italian minister

Other: 4.45 Italian minister came on board, fired salute of 15 guns

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: French Gunboat Doudant de Loguee

Ship: Met: HIJMS Sumida

Ship: Met: Italian Gunboat Sabastiano Caboto

Other: Fired Salute of 15 guns in honour of Italian Minister

Other: Italian Minister came on board. Fired salute of 15 guns

 

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5 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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6 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: HMS Snipe

Other: 8-0-0 Dressed ship over all British & Russian ensigns at the main, in honour of Accession day of HRH the King and of Birthday of HM the Czarina

Other: Noon. Fire salute of 21 guns in honour of HM The Czarina's birthday

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 0.7 Fired salute of 21 guns in honour of HM the King's accession day. (One 3pdr saluting ctlinder lost overboard by accident)

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Supplied HMS Snipe with 7 tonse coal Welsh

Other: Dressed ship overall with British & Russian ensigns at the main in honour of accession of HM the King and of Birthday of HOI the Czarina

Other: Fired Salute of 21 guns in honour of the Czarina's birthday Other: FIred salute of 21 guns in honour of HM the King's accession day. Other: One 3 pdr saluting cylinder lost overboard by accident.

 

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7 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 9.35 Unmoored ship

Ship: Met: hulk "Laestrygon"

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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8 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Snipe

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 1.15 Spread side screens

Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser "Karsagi"

Other: 1.55 Japanese cruiser "Kasagi anchored flying Rear Admiral's flag. 2.5 Fired 13 gun salute in honour of Jap. Rear-Adm.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Japanese Cruiser Kasagi anchored flying Rear Admiral's flag. Fired 13 gun salute in honour of Japanese Rear Admiral

Ship: Met: Japanese Cruiser Kasagi

 

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9 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Person: Boarded: Sub Lieutenant W. V. Harris

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: USS Villalobos

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: USS Villalobos

 

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10 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 9.45 Divisions. Landed church parties

Other: Read return of courts martial, Sergeant Williamson RMLI awarded medal for Long Service & Good Conduct

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Read return of courts martial.

Other: Seargeant Williamson RMLI awarded medal long service & god conduct.

Ship: Met: SMS Luchs

 

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11 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: 6.01 "Furled awnings"

Other: 6.40 Scrubbed awnings

Ship: Sighted: SMS Tiger

Other: 9.35 Spread awnings

Other: Number on Sick List: 5

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

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12 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 4

Ship: Sighted: USS El Cano

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: USS El Cano

 

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13 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Gunnery training class at instruction, remainder employed making targets and painting on upper deck

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Lighter came alongside with four monthly consignment of stores

 

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14 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Sighted: Italian cruiser "Sebastiano Caboto"

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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15 May 1914

Place: Hankow

Place: Komkoro, Long 114.3

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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16 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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17 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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18 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Cast off from hulk Laestrygon & proceeded engines & help as requisite to anchor in stream

 

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19 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Ship: Met: HIRMS Ismchug

 

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20 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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21 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: HIJMS Karsagi

 

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22 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: "Sent fire engine" to HMS Cadmus

Ship: Met: SMS Vaterland

 

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23 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Landed both watches to assist at fire on shore.

 

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24 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Lost overboard by accident 1 log-ship

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Lost overboard by accident 1 log-ship.

 

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25 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Ship: Met: Italian cruiser "Sebastiano Cabeto"

Other: Landing party landed for route march

Other: Landing party returned

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: Italian cruiser "Sebastiano Caboto"

Other: Paint brush Patt Q37 lost overboard by accident

 

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26 May 1914

Place: Hankow, Long 114.3

Other: Dressed ship over all in honour of H.M. Queen Mary's birthday Other: Landed range party Person: Other: Captain Seigna R.M.L.I: Marine detachment under inspection by ...

Other: Range party returned

Other: Discharged one rating to "Cadmus" + received one prisoner

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Dressed ship over all in honour of HM Queen Mary's birthday

Other: Torpedo training class at instruction

Other: Marine detachment under inspection by captain Seigne RMLI

Other: Discharged one rating to Cadmus & received one prisoner

 

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27 May 1914

Place

Other: Unmoored

Other: Proceeded down stream

Place: Sighted: Yanglo beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Porpoise Bluff: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Wuchang Hien Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: South end Colinson Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Cocks Head: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Ruined Fort Beacon: Abeam

Other: Stopped. Came to with starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: Ruined Fort Beacon: N28W

Place: Sighted: Village House: S70W

Other: Unmoored, Proceeded

Other: Torpedo training class at instruction

Other: Anchored

 

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28 May 1914

Place

Other: Boat-hook G.M. Patt. 78N lost overboard by accident

Other: Weighed + proceeded down stream

Place: Sighted: Eha Rocks Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Low Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Split Hill: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tree Point: Abeam

Other: Came to with starboard anchor

Place: Visited: Kiukiang

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: S13W

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: S65E

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Boat-hook G. M. Patt. 78N lost overboard by accident

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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29 May 1914

Place

Place: Tatung reach

Other: Weighed. Turned down river

Place: Sighted: Kiukiang Pagoda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Point Beeker: Abeam

Place: Sighted: N.E. Crossing Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Little Orphan Rock: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tungliu Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tungliu Island Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Low Island Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Christmas Island Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Middle Ground Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tatzechi Lt: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Fitzroy lower Lightvessel: Abeam

Other: Came to with port anchor

Place: Visited: Tating Beach

Place: Visited: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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30 May 1914

Place: Wuhu

Place, Long 118.3

Other: Weighed. Turned down river

Place: Sighted: Tating Pagoda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Buckminster beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Two fathom creak beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Banks Island Lightvessel: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Harris Point Beacon: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Shansi Point Beacon: Abeam

Other: Came to with starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: British Consulate F.S.: S88E

Place: Sighted: American School: N26E

Place: Sighted: Pagoda: S59E

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

 

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31 May 1914

Place: Wuhu

Place: Wuhn, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 5

 

 

LOG BOOK – JUNE 1914

 

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1 June 1914

Place: from Wuhu to Nanking

Place: Wuhn

Place: Wuhu, Long 118.3

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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2 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Educational exam for P. O's held on board

Ship: Met: HMS Kinsha

 

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3 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Dressed ship over all in honour of HM the king's birthday

Ship: Met: USS Saratoga

Other: G.L's at 4" "def" teacher

 

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4 June 1914

Place: Nanking

Place: N, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: USS Amiros

 

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5 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Aired all blue clothing

 

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6 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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7 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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8 June 1914

Place: Nanking, Long 118.8

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

 

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9 June 1914

Place: Chinkiang

Other: Number on sick list = 11

Other: Exercised Man & Arm boats

Other: Lost overboard by accident one anchor shackle

 

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10 June 1914

Place: Chinkiang

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Exercised seamen of HMS Nightingale at heavy gun drill

Other: Exercised all boats crews at boat sailing

Ship: Met: French sloop Decidee

 

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11 June 1914

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed

Ship: Met: SMS Jaguar

Other: Anchored

 

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12 June 1914

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed

Other: Dropped target & proceeded course && speed as requisite for carrying out .303 &.45 AR practice with 4" & 3 pdr guns & maxim practice

Other: Stopped, lowered sea boat & transferred Pilot to HMS Bramble

Other: Stopped, Secured to SNO buoy Shanghai

 

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13 June 1914

Place: Shanghai

Place: SHANGHAI, Long 121.5

Person: Boarded: CH GASTON

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Person: Other: Chief ERA Gaston: rejoined from hospital

Ship: Met: HMS Thistle

Other: One rating joined from HMS Thistle

 

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14 June 1914

Place: SHANGHAI

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Lost by accident 1 block - wood - common - 10-

 

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15 June 1914

Place: Shanghai

Place: SHANGHAI, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: CADMOS

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Torpedo training classs under examination - 2 ABs passed for higher rating.

Other: One rating joined for passage to Hong Kong hospital with marine escort from HMS Cadmus

 

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16 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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17 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Discharged 3 boxes of SA ammunition to Lawns & Clark for BM council Hankow

Other: Dishcarged marine escort to HMS Cadmus per SS Kinling

 

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18 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Bramble

Ship: Met: HMS Bramble

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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19 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: French gunboat "Dondant de Lagree" passed down river

Ship: Met: French Gunboat Dondant de Lagree

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Ship: Met: French Gunboat Doudant de Loguee

 

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20 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Discharged one rating to hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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21 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

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22 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Dressed ship overall in celebration of anniversary of Coronation of HM King George V

Other: Landed range party's commenced annual course of musketry

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Dressed ship overall in celebratin of anniversary of Coronation of HM King George V

 

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23 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Lost overboard by accident one ten inch wooden block

Other: SMS Luchs passed up river

Ship: Met: SMS Luchs

Other: Number on sick list = 21

Other: Lost overboard by acccident one ten inch wooden block

Ship: Met: SMS Luchs passed up river

 

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24 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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25 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: HMS Woodlark came alongside

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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26 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5 Other: Number on sick list = 3:

 

 

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27 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Lost overboard by accident:- (1) Socket and tube from stern light. (2) Ventiating cowl to 4" magazine

Other: Lost overboard by accident 1) Socket & tube from stern light. 2) Ventilating cowl to 4" magazine

 

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28 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 21

 

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29 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Seamen returned from range having completed "B Course"

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Seamen returned from range having completed B course

 

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30 June 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Landed marines range party

 

 

LOG BOOK – JULY 1914

 

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1 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Landed first range party for ~ practice

Other: Landed 2nd range party

Other: Landed 3rd range party

 

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2 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Hands laid out bedding for inspection

 

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3 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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4 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: HMS Woodlark shifted berth to old Dock

Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: Dressed ship overall in celebration of American Independence Day Other: Hands employed laying down telephone cable connecting shore with SNO's buoy Other: Number on sick list = 3 Other: Dressed ship overall in celebration of Americal Independence Day Other: Hands employed laying down telephone cable connecting shore wih SNO's buoy.

 

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5 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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6 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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7 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Ship: Met: HIJMS Yodd (?)

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: HIJMS Yodd

 

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8 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: One prisoner arrived on board for custody from HMS Woodlark Ship: Met: HMS Woodlark

Other: Argentine cruiser "Presidente Sarmento" (?) passed up river

Ship: Met: Argentine cruiser Presidente Sarmento (?)

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: Argentine cruiser Presidente Sarmeta

 

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9 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Noon Dressed ship over all in celebration of Independence Day of Argentine Republic

Other: 7.5 Undressed ship

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Dressed ship over all in celebration of independence day of Argentine Republic

 

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10 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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11 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: Italian cruiser "Marco Polo" sailed down river

Ship: Met: Italian cruiser Marco Polo

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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12 July 1914

Place: Shanghai, Long 121.5

Other: "Sebastiano Caboto" sailed

Ship: Met: Sebastiano Caboto

Other: One prisoner - private DCLI - received from Consular gaol for passge to Hong Kong

Other: Hands employed preparing ship for sea

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: One prisoner private DCLI received from consular gaol for passage to Hong Kong

 

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13 July 1914

Place: Wusung

Place: From Shanghai to Wusung (?)

Place: Wusung (?)

Other: 7.0 Slipper and proceeded engines and helm as requisite for turning, and proceeding down to Wusung

Other: course and speed as requisite for Wusung anchorage. 9.17 Stopped, came to with starboard anchor

Other: HMS Bramble arrived and anchored. Received stores, 1 cm prisoner and 3 ratings from Bramble for passage

Ship: Met: HMS Bramble

Other: HMS Bramble proceeded up river

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Rove slip rope and unshackled from buoy

Other: Slipped & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Other: Unmoored & weighed

 

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14 July 1914

Place: Woosung

Place: Woosun, Long 121.5

Other: 1.20 Furled awnings

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: 4.45 Placed sheet anchor

Other: 11.40 Spread awnings

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Placed sheet anchor

 

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15 July 1914

Place: Wusung

Place

Place: From Shanghai to Amoy

Other: 6.20 Unmoored ship

Other: 7.13 Proceeded, course & speed as requisite turning and out of Wusung River

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: 7.13 Proceeded, course and speed as requisite turning and out of Wusung river

Other: Hands employed rigging wind sails

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Replaced sheet anchor. Unmoored ship

 

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16 July 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

 

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17 July 1914

Place

Place: Amoy, Long 118.1

Other: 6.25 Secured to Douglas SS Co buoy

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Secured to Douglas S. S. Co Buoy

Other: Burnt Searchlight

 

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18 July 1914

Place: Amoy, Long 118.1

Other: 9.0 Aired night clothing

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: USS Wilmington

Ship: Met: USS Wilmington

Other: USS Wilmington sailed

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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19 July 1914

Place: Amoy

Place

Place: From Amoy to Swatau

Place: Japanese Buoy Swatow, Long 118.1

Other: 5.0 Slipped from buoy and proceeded course and speed as requisite out of inner harbour

Other: 5.25 Secured to Japanese buoy Swatow

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Slipped from buoy & proceeded out of river harbour

Other: Secured to Japanese Bouy Swatow

 

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20 July 1914

Place: Swatan

Place: Swarow

Place: Swatau

Place: From Swatow to Hong Kong

Place: SWatow, Long 116.7

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: 5.20 Prepared for sea. Rove slip rope & unshackled from buoy.

Other: 5.20 Prepared for sea. Rove ship rope unshackled from buoy

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Slipped

 

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21 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: 11357 Stopped. 12.0 Secured to No 11 buoy Hong Kong Harbour

Other: 2.0 Secured alongside North wall

Other: Mess ratings joined from HMS Tamar. Discharged 2 naval prisoners to HMS Tamar

Other: Discharged one private DCLI, prisoner, to military authorities:

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Secured to No 11 buoy Hong Kong

Other: Slipped from buoy & proceeded (by tugs) into Camber

Other: Secured against north wall

Other: Three ratings joinded from HMS Lama

Other: Discharged 2 naval prisoners to HMS Tamar

Other: Discharged one privated DCLI, prisoner to military authorities.

 

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22 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Met

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Place: Visited: HMS Welland sailed

Other: 5.35 Hands employed returning ammunition

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Other: Discharged four ratings to hospital

Other: HMS Jed arrived

Other: Discharged 3 ratings to HMS Jed

Other: HMS Jed sailed

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Hands employed returning ammunition

 

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23 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: 6.0 Hands employed striking topmasts

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Ship: Sighted: USS Wilmington

Other: USS Wilmington arrived

Ship: Met: USS Wilmington

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: hands employed striking topmasts

 

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24 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: Hands employed refitting & returning stores

 

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25 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands employed transferring boats to boat shed

Other: HMS Jed arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Shifted berth under crane

 

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26 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Church of England party attended divine Service on board HMS Tamar Ship: Met: HMS Tamar

Other: HMS Jed sailed

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Church of England party attended divine service on board HMS Tamar

Other: Other denominations landed for services ashore

 

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27 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: HMS Britomart sailed

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Other: 8.0 USS Wilmington sailed. 8.10 HMS Jed arrived

Ship: Met: USS Wilmington

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: Hands employed dismounting 4" guns

Other: Shifted berth to East wall for hoisting out 4" guns

Other: HMS Jed sailed

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Shifted berth to East wall for hoisting out 4" guns.

 

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28 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands employed mounting P2 4" gun and as requisite

Other: Discharged one WT rating to HMS Tamar

Ship: Met: HMS Tamar

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Hands employed mounting P2 4" gun & as requisite

Other: Discharged one W. T. Rating to HMS Tamar

 

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29 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands employed dismounting guns and rigging mainmast

Other: HMS Jed arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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30 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands employed oiling wire hawsers, dismounting guns and as requisite

Other: Paid monthly money

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to HMS Tamar

Ship: Met: HMS Tamar

Other: HMS Britomart arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Other: Discharged one ratings to HMS Moorhen

Ship: Met: HMS Moorhen

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to Tamar

Other: Discharged one rating to HMS Moorhen

 

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31 July 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: HMS Moorhen arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Moorhen

Other: HMS Sandpiper arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Sandpiper

Place: Visited: Two harbour launches commissioned proceeded on patrol duty at eastern approach to Hong Kong, under Sub-Lieut Harris RN

Person: Mentioned: Sub-Lieut Harris RN

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Ship: Met: HMS Sandpiper

Other: Two harbour launches commissioned & proceeded on patrol duty at Eastern Approach to Hong Kong under Sub-Lieut Harris

Person: Boarded: Sub-Lieut Harris

 

 

LOG BOOK – AUGUST 1914

 

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1 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: HMS Rosairo proceeded out of harbour. Discharged two ratings to hospital Ship: Met: HMS Rosario

Other: HMS Britomart entered samber and secured alongside. HMS Triumph proceeded out of camber and secured to No 1 buoy

Ship: Met: HMS Britomart

Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Other: HMS Rosario returned to camber

Other: One rating returned from hospital

Ship: Sighted: HMS Rosario

Other: Discharged two ratings to hospital

Ship: Sighted: HMS Triumph

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: 0.30 HMS Rosario returned to camber

Other: 2.30 One rating returned from hospital

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Discharged 2 ratings to hospital

Other: HMS Britomart entered camber and secured alongside

 

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2 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Landed church parties

Other: 10.45 Discharged one Private RMLI to hospital

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Dicharged one Private RMLI to hospital

 

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3 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Fame

Other: 8.45 Hands employed paying down port cable & as requisite re-fitting

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 2.95 Discharged one rating to HMS Rosario

Ship: Sighted: submarines C36, 37 & 38

Other: 2.35 HMS Rosario left camber in company with submarines C36, 37 & 38

Other: One rating joined from Rosario

Ship: Sighted: Japanese cruiser Saga

Other: Japanese cruiser Saga arrived & fired 11 gun salute

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Ship: Met: USS Wilmington

Other: 8.30 HMS Jed proceeded out of harbour

Ship: Met: HMS Fame

Other: Discharged one rating to HMS Rosario

Other: HMS Rosario left camber in company with submarines C36, 37 + 38 Ship: Met: Japanese cruiser Saga

Ship: Met: U.S.S. Wilmington

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HMS Farne

Other: HMS Rosario left camber in company with submarines C36.37 & 38 Ship: Met: Japanese Cruiser Saga

Other: Japanese Cruiser Saga arrived & fired 11 gun salute

 

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4 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Sighted: Britomart

Other: 9.35 "Britomart" left camber

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: 2.30 Two ratings joined ship from hospital

Ship: Sighted: HMS Cadmus

Ship: Sighted: HMS Minstam

Ship: Sighted: HMS Hampshre

Ship: Sighted: HMS Yarmouth

Ship: Sighted: HMS Bramble

Ship: Sighted: French cruiser Duprais :

Ship: Sighted: HMS Thistle

Ship: Met: Britomart

Other: Two ratings joined ship from hospital

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Ship: Met: HMS Minotaur

Ship: Met: HMS Hampshire

Ship: Met: HMS Yarmouth

Ship: Met: HMS Bramble

Ship: Met: French cruiser Duplaid

Ship: Met: HMS Thistle

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Hands employed about boats in boat shed

Other: Two ratings joined from Hospital

Ship: Met: HMS Minstam

Ship: Met: French cruiser Dupleix

 

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5 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Met: HMS Alacrity

Ship: Met: HMS Merlin

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

Other: Shifted berth as requisite for entering dock

Other: 2 ratings joined ship from HMS Tamar

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Shifted berth as requisie for entering dock

 

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6 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: British fleet + French cruiser Dupleise sailed

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Other: Armed (?)'s crew returned onboard

Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Other: 1 rating joined from "Tamar"

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: HMS Cadmus shifted berth

Other: Armed launch's crew returned on board

Other: 1 rating joined from Tamar

 

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7 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands employed provisioning ship

Other: Proceeded out of dock and berthed alongside wall of camber

Other: Hoisted in heavy machinery

Other: 2 signal ratings joined from "Tamar"

Other: 1.15 Commenced coaling (native labour)

Other: Ammunition lighter came alongside. Hands employed ammunitioning ship

Other: Finished ammunitioning

Other: Number on sick list = 8

Other: Proceeded out of dock & berthed alongside wall of camber

Other: 2 original ratings joined from Tamar

Other: Commenced coaling (native labour)

 

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8 August 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Other: Hands preparing for sea and disembarking gear as requisite in preparing for war

Other: Two ratings joined ship from "Tamar"

Person: Boarded: Commender (ret) Hillman

Other: 10.0 Slipped and proceeded as requisite for trial of main engines, in Gaston approach to harbour Other: SS Empress of Asia sailed Ship: Met: SS Empress of Asia

Other: 7.12 Slipped from buoy and proceeded as requisite through Lye Min and Tatkong channels and through "Swept" channel

Other: 10.10 Altered course to close "Kiang-chow" who reported 5 destroyers and some big ships off Ockeau Ship: Met: Kiang-chow

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Person: Boarded: Commander (~) Hillinson joined ship :

Other: Trial of main engines

Other: Slipped from buoy & proceeded as requisite through Lye Min Flatkong channels and through swept channel.

Other: A/c to close Kiangchow who reported 5 destroyers & some big ships off Ockeau

 

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9 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: Passed Norma Maru (Japanese) sterring South

Ship: Met: Norma Maru (Japanese)

Other: Cleared ship for action

Other: 8.50 Sighted steamer on starboard bow steering Southward. 10.30 Sighted steamer on starboard bow steering to Southward

Other: Hands employed "preparing for war" and clearing ship for action Other: 11.50 Sighted vessel - possibly man of war - steering app S30W 6' east of ~~~ock Other: Hands employed preparing for war & clearing ship for action.

Other: Sighted vessel possibly man of war steering app S30W

 

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10 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: Noon. Sighted steamer bearing N44E, altered course to intercept her. 0.35 Stopped. 0.40 Sent boarding officers onboard. Name of ship SS "Shin Yu". 0.50 Bording officers returned. 1.0 Proceeded

Ship: Met: SS Shin Yu

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Sighted steamer bg N44E altered course to intercept. Sent boarding officers on board.

Ship: Met: SS Shui Yu

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11 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: 7.0 altered course as requisite to close SS Eiger of Christiania. 7.5 Stopped ... Sent boarding oficers on board. 7.16 Boarding officers returned. 7.20 Proceeded:

Ship: Met: SS Eiger of Christiania

Other: 2.25 Courses as requisite into Alacrity Anchorage. 2.45 Stopped ... Sent boarding officer on board SS Patrol. 3.0 Boarding oficer returned. 3.10 Proceeded

Ship: Met: SS Patrol

Other: in company with "Patrol"

Other: 4.0 Arrived off anchorage, formed there:- (ships listed here separately)

Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Place: Visited: Duplaix

Ship: Met: Cadmus

Ship: Met: Kennet

Ship: Met: Welland

Ship: Met: Colne

Ship: Met: Usk

Ship: Met: Jed

Ship: Met: Collier Szechuan

Ship: Met: Collier Sir Richard Andry (?)

Other: Closed Triumph and sent boat

Other: 6.30 Proceeded courses as requisite for patrol line''' 6.40 Stopped. Closed "Jed". 6.43 Proceeded to patrol line

Other: 8.0 to 12.0 Patrolling along line drawn 1.0 East of Blinkers and NE point of East Saddle Island courses N29W and S29E

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Tiger of Christiana

Other: Sent boarding officers on board

Other: Courses as requisite into Alacrity Anchorage

Ship: Met: HMS Triump

Ship: Met: Duplaix

Ship: Met: Cadmus

Ship: Met: Kennet Welland Colne Usk

Ship: Met: Colliers Szechuan & Sir Richard Audrey

Other: Proceeded courses as requisite for patrol line

 

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12 August 1914

Place: off Saddle Islands

Place

Place: Suddle Islands

Other: Patrolling on line drawn N29W and S29E one mile eastward of Blinkers and NE point of S Saddle Island Other: Closed "Yarmouth" and 3 destroyers entering harbour Ship: Met: Yarnouth

Other: 4.40 Finished night patrol. Negative night defence, courses as requisite for day patrol position 5' east of line joining Blinker Rocks and NE point of S Saddle Island

Other: Courses and speed as requisite for maintaining day patrol position Other: 2.25 Stopped. Sent boat to Triumph. 3.0 proceeded as requisite to anchor Other: Read warrant No: 13; discharged one cell prisoner to Triumph Ship: Met: Triumph

Other: 7.0 Weighed and proceeded to night patrol position, course and speed as requisite. 8.0 Arrived on same patrol line as before

Other: Patrolling N29W and S29E 1' eastward of Blinkers and NE point S Saddle

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Closed Yarmouth & 3 destroyers entering harbour

Ship: Met: Yarmouth

Other: Finished night patrol. Courses as requisite for day patrol, position 5' east of line joining Blinker Rocks & NE pt S Saddle Is

Other: Anchored

Other: Read warrant No 13. Discharged one cell prisoner to Triumph

Other: Weighed & proceeded to night patrol position.

 

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13 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: Courses as requisite 80 revs on night patrol line. 0.40 HMS Yarmouth sailed Ship: Met: HMS Yarmouth

Other: 5.0 Proceeded to day patrol position 5.0 eastward of Blinkers and NE point of East Saddle Other: HMS Dupleix sailed Ship: Met: HMS Dupleix

Other: Noon Proceeded into harbour courses as requisite 8 revs. 1.30 Secured alongside collier "Szechuan" Ship: Met: Collier Szechuan

Other: HMS Triumph and 4 destroyers proceeded out of anchorage

Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Other: 2.20 Commenced coaling. Lost overboard 3 canvas tarred coal bags

Other: 4.50 Finished coaling - Took in 55 tons

Other: 7.0 Slipped from collier and proceeded to night patrol position course and speed as requisite

Other: 8.0 Arrived on patrol line

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Secured alongside collier Szechuan

Other: Lost overboard 3 canvas tarred coal bags

Other: Slipped from collier & proceeded to night patrol position

 

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14 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Other: Courses and speed 80 revs as requisite for night patrol on line Other: 5.30 Shaped course for anchorage. 6.35 Stopped came to with starboard anchor Other: 0.15 HMS Triumph arrived. 2.0pm French yacht "Mekong" arrived Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Ship: Met: French yacht Mekong

Other: Collier Szechuan sailed

Other: Collier Szechuan

Other: 7.15 Weighed. Proceeded to night patrol line

Other: 7.40 Arrived on patrol line, courses as requisite for patrol

Other: Co & speed as requisite for night patrol

Other: Anchored

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: HMS triumph

Ship: Met: French Yacht Mekong

Other: Weighed & proceeded to night patrol line

 

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15 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Place

Other: Patrolling 8 revs as before

Other: 4.5 Sighted vessel bearing North, altered course as requisite to close her

Other: 4.40 Engines and helm as requisite for holding same. Name "Akara Maru" of Kalgan Mining Company, bound for Manila (?)

Ship: Met: Akaka Maru of Kalgan Mining Company

Other: 6.0 HMS Dupleix arrived and anchored. 6.15 Arrived at anchorage, stopped off Triumph. 6.25 Proceeded Ship: Met: HMS Dupleix

Ship: Met: Triumph

Other: 8.0 Arrived at look out position S20E 4.0 from Hoofs (?) course and speed as requisite for keeping position

Other: Stopped and as requisite for maintaining lookout position SEward of Hoofs

Other: 4.25 HMS Triumph sailed. 4.30Courses as requisite for rounding South Saddle to westward and for anchorage in NW bight

Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Other: 6.38 Stopped. Came to with starboard anchoe. 7.10 HMS Jed and Kennet proceeded on patrol duties Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Ship: Met: Kennet

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: Akaka Maru of Kalgour

Other: Arrived at look out position S40E 4' from Hoofe.

 

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16 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Other: 5.0 Negative night defence

Other: 6.30 Sighted Japanese man of war by WSW steering to NE

Other: Held Divine Service

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: 7.10 Destroyers proceeded out tonight patrol stations

Other: Sighted Japanese man of war bearing WSW steering WNEward

Other: Destroyers proceeded out to night patrol stations

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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17 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Other: 6.10 HMS Kennet and Usk arrived. 6.30 Weighed

Ship: Met: HMS Kennet

Ship: Met: Usk

Other: 6.35 100 revs, courses as requisite round Side Saddles to westward, and for anchorage in northern bight Other: HMS Triumph in company at anchor Ship: Met: HMS Triumph

Other: 6.0 Weighed. 6.10 Proceeded as requisite to clear harbour in company with Triumph

Other: 6.15 Parted company with Triumph and proceeded 140 revs, courses as requisite for anchorage off South Saddle, through middle channel

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HMS Kennet

Ship: Met: HMS Usk

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

Other: Weighed & proceeded

 

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18 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Place

Ship: Sighted: Collier "Skenies"

Other: 4.30 Collier "Skenies2 & Japanese collier weighed & cleared the harbour Ship: Sighted: HMS Triumph

Ship: Sighted: HMS Yarmouth

Other: 6.20 Proceeded 80revs., courses as requisite for rounding East Saddle to Eastward. & taking up patrol position

Other: 7.0 Colliers proceeded into harbour

Ship: Met: "Triumph"

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Hands make & mend clothes

Other: 5.30 Courses as requisite for night patrol line

Other: 10.0 Heard 2 guns fired, proceeded to East end of patrol

Other: Reprimanded Lieut GW Hill for neglect of duty as Officer of the Watch in not reporting two colliers, anchored within 2 cables of HMS Clio, weighing. Signed GW Hill, Lieut

Person: Disciplined: Lieut GW Hill: Reprimanded

Other: 4.30 Collier "Skenies" and Japanese collier weighed and cleared the harbour. 5.17 HMS Triumph arrived Ship: Met: Collier Skenies

Other: HMS Triumph

Other: 5.30 Weighed. 5.45 HMS Yarmouth arrived and anchored

Ship: Met: HMS Yarmouth

Other: 6.20 Proceeded 80 revs, courses and requisite for rounding East Saddle to Eastward and taking up patrol position

Other: 7.0 Colliers proceeded into harbour. 8.0 Stopped at position SSE 3.0 from SE point East Saddle Other: 11.45 Closed "Triumph" and stopped. Sent boat for tekers (?)

Other: Noon Proceeded as requisite 80 revs to same patrol position

Other: 10.15 Resumed patrol

Other: Reprimanded Lieut Gedhill for neglect of duty as officer of the watch in not reporting two colliers anchored withing 2 cables of HMS Clio weighing

Person: Disciplined: Lieut Gledhill

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Collier Skeries

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Commenced night patrol along line East and west 1 mile to southward of Clipper & Shinken Isds

 

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19 August 1914

Place: Saddle Islands

Place

Other: Courses as requisite 40 revs, on line of patrol

Other: 5.0 Shaped course for South Saddle anchorage. 5.30 Secured alongside collier "Wimbledon". 5.50 Commenced coaling. 7.5 Finished coaling - took in 37 tons

Ship: Met: Collier Wimbledon

Other: Noon - Proceeded

Other: 2.0 Passed Blue Funnel steamer bearing West steering to WSW

Other: 3.25 Passed large Japanese steamship bearing S11E, steering to westward

Other: 5.15 Sighted SS Nile bearing N80E steering S80W, altered course as requisite to close ditto - reported 4 men of war to Northward

Ship: Met: SS Nile

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Secured alongside collier Wimbledon

Other: Anchored

Other: reported 4 men of war to North

Other: darkened ship burnt searchlight

 

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20 August 1914

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Sagittarius (British)

Ship: Met: SS Hammametal

Ship: Met: SS Hammamstal

Other: Stopped. Boarded SS Hammamstal sailing under American flag. No cargo. Bound for Tsingtau. Allowed to proceed

 

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21 August 1914

Place: 43' E

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: 6.30 Sighted colliers Wimbledon and Swanley bearing S80W at anchorage. 7.0 Altered course as requisite to close same

Ship: Met: Collier Wimbledon

Other: Collier Swanley

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Sighted: Colliers Wimbledon & Swanley: S80W

Other: Hands employed refitting tackle & boom gear

 

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22 August 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

Other: 0 on Sick List.

Other: 4-20 Stopped. Communicated with SS "C 'end Lacisz" (German) taken by French as prize, with "not under control" signal hoisted.

Other: 3.15 Sighted steamer bearing N80W, altered course as requisite to close her

Other: 4.20 Stopped. Communicated with SS "C Ferd Laeisz" (German) taken by French as a prize, with "not under control signal hoisted"

Ship: Met: German SS C Ferd Laeisz

Other: 4.20 - 6.55 Stopped and as requisite standing by her

Other: 7.35 Stopped and stood by SS "Ferd"

Other: 8.0 to 11.40 Stopped and as requisite standing by SS "Ferd Laeisz"

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Sighted steamer bg N80W. A/C as requisite to close her

Ship: Met: SS C. Fend. Lasisz (German)

Other: Stopped. Communicated with SS C Fend. Lasisz (German). Taken by french as a prize with "not under control signal hoisted.

Other: Stopped & as requisite. Standing by her.

 

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23 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place: Beal

Place: Bonham Lt lay S15E

Place: Beal Harbour

Other: 6.10 Courses as requisite into Beal anchorage. 6.45 Came to with starboard anchor Ship: Met: SS Leinshinz (?)

Ship: Met: SS Ingwah (?)

Other: 0 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Anchored

Ship: Met: SS Leinshing

Ship: Met: SS Lungwah

 

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24 August 1914

Place: Beal Anchorage to Wai-hai-wai

Place: Beal anchorage

Place:

Place: Beal

Other: 4.45 Weighed. 5.35 Proceeded 140 revs, courses as requisite out of Beal anchorage to eastward

Other: Passed and American man of war steering SSE

Other: 0 on Sick List.

Other: 9-15 Passed an American Man of War steering SSE.:

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Passed an American man of war steering SSE

 

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25 August 1914

Place

Other: Watch employed rigging windsails & as requisite

Ship: Sighted: HMS Yarmouth: steering South

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Lost overboard by accident:- Rear securing chuck of SII 4" gun-mounting & belt for electric tubes and electric tubes Mk VI 10 in number

Ship: Met: SS Yochero

Other: 0 on Sick List.

Other: Watch employed rigging windsails as requisite.

Ship: Met: HMS Yarmouth: 180

Other: Lost by accident:- rear securing check of S2 4" gun-mounting & bolt for electric tubes and electric tubes MkVI 10 in number.

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: HMS Yarmouth

Other: Lost overboard by accident. Rear securing chuck of SII 4" gun mounting & belt for electric tubes and electric tubes Mk VI 10 in number:

Ship: Met: SS Yochow (B.M.S.)

 

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26 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Place: Wei-hai-wei

Other: 2.50 Sighted steamer bearing ESE

Other: 7.55 Sighted steamer bearing North distance 12'0

Other: 8.40 Closed SS Paoming steering South

Ship: Met: SS Paoming

Other: 1.50 Sighted steamer bearing N70E steering South distance 12'0 Other: 1.55 Passed 4 British destroyers steering to southward Other: 4.50 Sighted steamer bearing N20E. 5.13 altered course to close steamer Other: 5.38 Stopped and hailed Normi(?) "Vestfold" (Norwegian) for Swatow Ship: Met: Norwegian Vestfold

Other: altered course as requisite for No6 berth Wei-hai-wei harbour. 8.30 Stopped, came to with starboard anchor

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Think temp reading shopuld be '83' not 33!

Other: 11-0 Sighted land on port bow brg NNW.

Other: 1-55 Passed 4 British destroyers steering to southward.

Other: Number on sick list =

Other: Passed 4 British destroyers steaming to southward

Ship: Met: N~ "Yestfold" (Norwegian)

Other: Anchored

 

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27 August 1914

Place: Wei-hai-wei

Place: Wei-Hair-Wei

Place: Wei-Hai-Wei

Other: 4.30 Weighed and proceeded as requisite alongside western side of iron pier Other: 5.55 Commenced coaling. 7.00 Finished coaling - took in 80 tons Ship: Met: SS Paklat

Ship: Met: Homarmetal

Other: Discharged 14 ratings to SS Paklat and "Homarmetal" as prize crews

Other: 4.5 Slipped from Iron pier and proceeded as requisite in company with SS Homormetal and Patelat (prizes) to East entrance

Other: Station of ships in company on either quarter 2 cables

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: 3-15 Discharged 14 ratings to SS "Paklat" and "Kornametal" as prize crews.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & proceeded as requisite alongside western side of iron pier Other: Dishcarged 14 ratings to SS Paklat and Komametal as prize crews Other: Slipped & proceeded from Iron pier in company with SS Komametal & Paklat (prizes)

 

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28 August 1914

Place: Wei-hai-wei

Place: Wei-Hair-Wei

Place: Wei-Hai-Wei

Other: 5.15 Stopped. Prizes anchored. 5.25 Proceeded as requisite for anchorage

Other: Discharged one private RMLI to hospital

Other: Think this temp reading should be '82' not 32!

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: 8-50 Discharged one Pte RMLI to hospital.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Anchored

Other: Discharged one Private RMLI to hospital

 

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29 August 1914

Place: Wai-hai-wai

Place: Wei-hai-wei

Place: Wei-Hair-Wei

Place: Wei-Hai-Wei

Other: 3.30 Weighed. 3.45 Turned and as requisite out of eastern entrance Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Think this temp reading should be '73' not 43!

Other: Think this reading should be '78' not 98!

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed

 

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30 August 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: 5.58 altered course South: station 4 cables on starboard beam of Hamormetel", revs as requisite to keep station

Ship: Met: Hamormetal

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: A/C South: station 4 cables on Starb beam of Kamometal, revs as req to keep station

 

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31 August 1914

Place: From Wei-hai-wei to Hong Kong

Place

Other: Keeping station 4 cables on starboard beam of "Homormetal", revs as requisite course South Other: "Homametal" took station astern 3 cables "Paklat" on port beam 3 cables, revs as requisite Ship: Met: Homametal

Ship: Met: Paklat

Other: keeping station 3 cables ahead of "Homametal"

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Keeping station 4 cables on Stabd beam of Hanometal

Other: Hamametal took station astern 3 cables. Paklat on port beam 3 cables.

 

 

LOG BOOK – SEPTEMBER 1914

 

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1 September 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

Place: Visited: Hieshom Lt abeam 4.0

Place: Sighted: Taichan Is abeam 6.0

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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2 September 1914

Place

Other: Observed Lemon rainbow to northward

Other: Stopped. Hamametal repairing defective pump

Ship: Met: SS Inaba Maru

Ship: Met: SS Dimandek (under dutch colours)

Ship: Met: SS Tjilatlap (Dutch)

Ship: Met: SS Linchiden

 

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3 September 1914

Place

Place: Sighted: Brothers: S85W

Place: Sighted: Bastina Island: N45W

Place: Sighted: Lamock Lt: S75W

Place: Sighted: Lamock Lt: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Chilang Lighthouse: Abeam

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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4 September 1914

Place: Hong Kong

Place: HongKong, Long 114.2

Place: Sighted: Waglan Lt: S73W

Place: Sighted: Waglan: S86W

Place: Sighted: Waglan: S72W

Other: Stopped, courses as requisite for remaining off entrance to swept channel

Other: Proceeded

Other: Convoy in line ahead astern

Other: Prizio anchored. Proceeded as req. to No 4 buoy WK0 Kenborn

Other: Secured to No 4 buoy

Other: Lost overboard Pistol Wesley one

Ship: Met: HMS Virago

Place: Sighted: Waglom Lt: S73W

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Prizes anchored Proceeded as req to No 4 buoy Henbou. Secured

Other: Lost overboard Pistol Webly One

 

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5 September 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Met: SS Paklat

Ship: Sighted: HMS Fame

Ship: Met: HMS Tamar

Ship: Met: S.S. Empin

Ship: Met: S.S. On Bang

Other: Prize crews returned from S.S. Paklat + Hanametat

Ship: Met: HMS Virago

Ship: Met: HMS Fame

Other: Two ratings rejoined ship from HMS Tamar

Other: One rating joined from Tamar

Person: Boarded: Sub. Lieut. R.A.N.R. Maog

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Prize crews returned from SS Paklat & Hanametal

Ship: Met: HMS Farne

Person: Other: Sub Lieut RANR Moag: Joined ship from SS Hanometal

 

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6 September 1914

Place: Hong Kong, Long 114.2

Ship: Met: Empress of Russia

Ship: Met: S.S. Hang Sang (Minelayer)

Person: Boarded: Sub. Lieut. Hills

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: " Empress of Russia

Ship: Met: SS Hang Sang (minelayer)

Person: Other: Sub Lieut Hills: Joined ship for passage to HMS Welland

 

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7 September 1914

Place

Other: Slipped + proceeded out of harbour through Lyemun + Sathong channels + swept channel

Place: Sighted: Waglan: Abeam

Place: Sighted: N.E. Head (Tamkan Island): Abeam

Ship: Sighted: Empress of Russia: Leaving Hong Kong

Place: Sighted: Left side Tamkan Peak: N58W

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Slipped & proceeded

Ship: Sighted: Empress of Russia: Not stated

 

 

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8 September 1914

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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9 September 1914

Place: Hong Kong

Place, Long 114.2

Other: Sighted smoke from steamer by N

Ship: Met: SS Yeiati Marn

Other: Sighted steamer on port bow bearing S60E

Other: A/C S88E and as requisite to intercept steamer

Other: Fired round of 3 pdr blank

Other: Stopped. Sent boarding officers

Ship: Met: S.S. Yeiati Maru (Dairen)

Other: Proceeded

Ship: Met: S.S. Sonja Maru (Dairen)

Place: Sighted: Couregidos Lt: S65W

Place: Sighted: C. Santiago Lt: S48E

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: SS Yeiati Maru (Dairen)

Other: Stopped. Sent boarding officers. Ship SS Yeiati Maru (Dairen)

Ship: Met: SS Sonju Maru (Dairen)

 

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10 September 1914

Place: Hong Kong

Place, Long 114.2

 

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11 September 1914

Place: Samdakan

Place

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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12 September 1914

Place: Som

Place: Sam

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Colne

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut G Hills

Ship: Sighted: Cadmus

Ship: Sighted: collier Swanley

Other: 6.0 Finished coaling took in 64 tons

Place: Sighted: Baguan Island: S71W

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Anchored

Ship: Met: Cadmus

Ship: Met: Collier Swanley

 

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13 September 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place: Samdakan, Long 118.0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Colne

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

 

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14 September 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place

Place: Samdakan, Long 118.0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Wahand

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Weighed & proceeded

 

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15 September 1914

Place

Ship: Sighted: HMS Walrond

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Welland: SSE

 

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16 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Sandakan to Borsilan patrol or at Sea

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 8.45 Sent prize crew of 1 officer, 1 PO & 4 men on board SS Tonnengels Ship: Sighted: HMS Cadmus

Other: 10.30 Prize crew returned from SS Tannenfels

Ship: Sighted: HMS Chalmer

Ship: Met: SS Rio Parsig

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: 0 on Sick List.

Place: Sighted: Tagomak Is'd: N50W

Other: 8.45 Sent prize crew of 1 officer, 1 P.O. & 4 men on board SS Tammenfels.

Ship: Met: SS Tammenfels

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Other: 9.30 HMS Cadmus weighed & proceeded out of harbour

Other: 10.30 Prize crew returned from SS Tammenfels.

Other: 3.47 Sighted smoke on horizon bg N51E

Ship: Met: HMS Chelmer

Other: 4.55 Altered course as requisite to close HMS CHelmer & prize SS "Rio Porsig" 4.55 Stopped. Spoke HMS Chelmer.

Ship: Met: SS Rio Porsig

Place: Sighted: Baganak Is: N50W

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Anchored

Other: Sent prize crew of 1 officer, 1 P.O. & 4 men onboard SS Iomnenfels

Other: Weighed & proceeded

 

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17 September 1914

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Communicated by boat with HMS Colne

 

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18 September 1914

Place: Nogas Light

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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19 September 1914

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Stopped on lookout position S15W 21.0 from Nogas Lt.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Stopped

Other: Sighted steamer bg N20E probably SS Merit, American transport proceeding to Hoile

 

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20 September 1914

Place: Nogas Light

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Nikka Maru

 

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21 September 1914

Place

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: 4-20 Sighted searchlight ENE (HMS Cadmus).

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: sighted searchlight ENE (HMS Cadmus)

Ship: Met: HMS Chelmer

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

 

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22 September 1914

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Place: Sighted: Baguan Island: 5.0

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Secured alongside collier Swanley

Other: Cast off from Collier and proceeded as requisite to anchorage

Other: Anchored

 

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23 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Discharged Sub Lieut Moag RAN to SS "Sommenfels".

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

Ship: Met: HMS Kennet

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut Moag (RAN) to SS Lannenfels

Ship: Met: HMS Chelmer

 

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24 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: 10-05 Discharged one signalman to SS "Sommenfels" as part of prize crew.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Discharged one signalman to SS Lannenfels as part of prize crew Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

 

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25 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 8-45 Discharged 8 ratings to SS "Sommenfels" as prize crew.

Other: 10-15 Two ratings (sick) joined from HMS "Kennet".

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged eight ratings to SS Lannenfels as prize crew

Other: Two ratings (sick) joined from Kennet

 

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26 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 0-20 One man (sick) brought on board from SS "Sommenfels".

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: One man (sick) bought on board from SS Lannenfels

Other: Discharged one stoker to SS Lannenfels

 

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27 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Divine service on board. Church parties from Cadmus & Chelmer attended Ship: Met: HMS Welland

 

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28 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 2-30 One rating joined from HMS "Welland".

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: One rating joined from HMS Welland

 

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29 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 5-45 Landed every available man for route march.

Other: 5-45 Discharged one rating to HMS "Welland".

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Landed every available man for route march

Other: Discharged one rating to HMS Welland

 

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30 September 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: Jed

 

 

LOG BOOK – OCTOBER 1914

 

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1 October 1914

Place: Somdakom

Place: Samdakan

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: Empress of Japan

Person: Boarded: Sub Lieut RAN R. Moag

Ship: Met: Sub Lieut RAN R. Moag joined from SS Tannanfels

 

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2 October 1914

Place: Pandakan

Place: Somdakom

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Ship: Sighted: SS Emress of Japan

Person: Boarded: Signalman Ward

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: 11-5 Signalman Ward returned from shore lookout station.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Signalman Ward returned from shore look out station

 

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3 October 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place: Somdakom, Long 118.0

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: HIJMS Niashin: N26E

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

 

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4 October 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place: Somdakom, Long 118.0

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: 9.25 Stopped. Stood by HIJMS Nioshin agroun in posn 6 1.5N 118 10.25 E Other: 11.15pm HIJMS Nioshin floated off shoal Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: 9-25 Stopped. Stood by HIJMS Nisstrin aground in pos'n 06 01' 30" N; 118 10' 15" E.

Other: 11-15 pm HIJMS Nisstrin floated off shoal.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Took two lighters in tow

Other: Stopped. Stood by HIJMS Nisshim aground in pos 6 1.5N 118 10.25E Ship: Met: HJMS Nisshim

 

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5 October 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place: Somdakom, Long 118.0

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: 3 on sick list!

Other: Read Warrant No. 15.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed

Other: Anchored

 

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6 October 1914

Place: Lamak Bay

Place: Somdakom

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Cadmus

Other: 2 on sick list.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Cadmus: N18W 5'.0

Ship: Met: Collier Skerries

Other: Secured alongside colier Skerries

 

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7 October 1914

Place: Lahat Datu

Other: 1 on sick list.

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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8 October 1914

Place

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Lost by accident overboard. 1 sword bayonet & scabbard

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Lost by accident overboard 1 sword bayonet & scabbard

 

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9 October 1914

Place

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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10 October 1914

Place

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 0.20 Crossed the equator

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Crossed the equator

 

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11 October 1914

Place

Other: 10.5 Heldd Divine Service

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Place: Visited: Cape William

 

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12 October 1914

Place

Ship: Met: Welland

Other: 7.45 Proceeded with "Welland" in tow course N3oE 130 revs

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Proceeded with Welland in tow.

 

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13 October 1914

Place

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Mangkalihat light: SbyW

Other: HMS Cadmus + Colne parted company. Took HMS Welland in tow

Other: Proceeded with HMS Chelmer in company

Other: HMS Chelmer closed + boarded M.S. Siam

Other: Stopped. Cast off tow

Other: Proceeded. Chelmer + Welland in company

Other: Took HMS Welland in tow

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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14 October 1914

Place

Place: Lahad Datu

Place: Lahat Datu

Place: Sighted: E. Si Amil: N23W

Place: Sighted: Si Amil: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Sabomkat: N65W

Place: Sighted: Sabomkat: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tarjong Sisongal: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Adal Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: North extremity Sabomkat Tanna Ballu Peak: N65W

Other: Came to with starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: Red light on beacon: N55E

Place: Sighted: Pier: N35W

Place: Visited: Lahat Datu

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Anchored

 

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15 October 1914

Place: Lahad Datu

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

Other: Discharged chief Act. Engineer to "Cadmus"

Other: One chief Actificer Engineer joined for "Cadmus"

Ship: Met: Colne

Other: 8.10 One Chief Artificer Engineer joined for "Cadmus"

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Discharged Chief Artr: Engr to "Cadmus"

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: One Chief Artificer Engineer joined for Cadmus

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

 

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16 October 1914

Place: Lahad Datu

Place: Lahat Datu

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Ship: Met: HMS Chelmer

Other: Number on Sick List: Nil

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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18 October 1914

Place: Lahat Datu

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: ARROWS INDICATE THAT SOME COLUMNS SHOULD BE TRANSPOSED WITH NEXT PAGE, BUT NOT CLEAR WHICH

 

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17 October 1914

Place: Lahad Datu

Ship: Met: HMS Chelmer

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

Other: One rating joined from HMS "Cadmus"

Other: 5.0 One rating joined from HMS "Cadmus"

Other: Number on Sick List: 1

Other: ARROWS INDICATE THAT SOME COLUMNS SHOULD BE TRANSPOSED WITH NEXT PAGE, BUT NOT CLEAR WHICH

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: One rating joined for passage to Hong Kong hospital with marine escort from HMS Cadmus

 

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19 October 1914

Place: from Lahad Datu to Simbu Mata anchorage to Sulu Is.ds

Place: Lahat Datu

Other: Weighed + proceeded out of harbour and for Cohiers anchorage in NW bight of Timba Mata Island Ship: Met: Collier "Sisamley"

Ship: Met: Jed

Ship: Met: Skerries

Other: Slipped + proceeded

Other: Make passage through islands eastward of Timba Mata, to Boheiar Island

Place: Sighted: Lati Bant: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Tamjong Sidongat Point: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Sabankat Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Boheian: N41E

Place: Sighted: Bohi Dulaong: N31W

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Secured alongside collier Swanley

Other: Stopped coaling for dinner

Other: Slipped & proceeded

 

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20 October 1914

Place

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Place: Sighted: South Ubian Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Kinapuran Island: Abeam

Ship: Sighted: HMS Kennet: N9E

Other: Communicated with "Kennet" by signal

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Pata Island Peak: N2W

Other: Number on Sick List: 3

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Ship: Met: Kennet

 

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21 October 1914

Place

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Other: Watch employed fitting new wheel rope

Other: Number on Sick List: 2

Other: 2 on Sick List.

Place: Sighted: Tonkit Island: N60W

Place: Sighted: Kanluwgan top: N66W

Place: Sighted: Right side of Matangal: N17W

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Mount Matangal Peak: N67W

Place: Sighted: Sibago Island: N8E

Other: Communicated by boat with HMS Welland

Other: Proceeded

Place: Sighted: Sibago Island: N8W

Ship: Sighted: Welland: N5E

Other: Communicated with her by signal

Ship: Met: Welland

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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22 October 1914

Place

Place: Sighted: Sibago Island: N12W

Place: Sighted: Mount Matangal: N30W

Place: Sighted: Conical Peak: N49W

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Sibago: N25W

Place: Sighted: Matangal: N43W

Place: Sighted: Conical Peak: N57W

Other: Sent boarding officers to SS Changsha

Other: Proceeded

Place: Sighted: Ton Egnet Point: S89W

Other: Sighted steamer's light by WNW

Other: Close steamer

Other: Fired round 3 pdr blank

Other: Fired second round 3 pdr blank

Other: Communicated with U.S.A. Transport. Quartermaster. Corps Maniat

Place: Sighted: Ton Egnet Point: N80W

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: SS Changsha

Ship: Met: USA Transport Quartermaster. Corps Mariat

 

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23 October 1914

Place

Other: Stopped

Other: Proceeded

Place: Sighted: Mount Landu: N9W

Place: Sighted: Mount Bulag: N27W

Place: Sighted: Pata Island summit: N57W

Place: Sighted: Pata Island summit: N5E

Ship: Sighted: HMS Jed: S30W

Place: Sighted: Pata Summit: N3E

Other: Communicated by boat with HMS Jed

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

 

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24 October 1914

Place

Place: Sighted: Ton Egnet Point: N60W

Place: Sighted: Tapiantama Peak: N25W

Place: Sighted: Mount Matangal: N14E

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Ton Egnet Point: S67W

Other: Proceeded

Other: Sighted destroyer closing steamer

Other: Connected 3rd boiler.

Other: Stopped. Switched on searchlight

Ship: Met: Colne

Place: Visited: Number on sick list = 2

 

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25 October 1914

Place

Other: Proceeded

Other: Stopped

Place: Sighted: Belanan Island: North

Place: Sighted: Kapual Peak: N60W

Place: Sighted: Pata Peak: N89W

Place: Sighted: Ton Egnet Point: N39W

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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26 October 1914

Place

Place: Sighted: Siassi Peak: N63W

Place: Sighted: Taput Peak: N22W

Place: Sighted: Pata Peak: N19E

Place: Sighted: Siassi Peak: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Bubuan Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Sigboye Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Bambannan Island: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Dok Kom Island: Abeam

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Hands employed restowing provision & spirit rooms

 

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27 October 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Anchored

Ship: Met: Welland

Ship: Met: Kennet

Ship: Met: Jed

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

 

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28 October 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Landed party for route march

Ship: Met: Discharged one AB to hospital

 

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29 October 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: Jendine steamer Mo Young

 

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30 October 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

Other: Landing party landed to rehearse ceremonial for Chartes day.

Ship: Met: SS Swanley

 

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31 October 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Ship: Met: HMS Cadmus

 

 

LOG BOOK – NOVEMBER 1914

 

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1 November 1914

Place: Sandakan, Long 118.0

Other: 7.40 HMS Jed arrived. 7.50 HMS Colne arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Ship: Met: HMS Colne

Other: 10.40 HMS Colne proceeded to anchorage

Other: Discharged Sub-Lieut R Mong RANR for passage to Singapore Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut R Mong RANR

Other: 5.30 Jed proceeded out on night patrol

Place: Visited: Number on sick list = 2

Person: Left ship: Sub Lieut R. Moag RANR

 

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2 November 1914

Place: Sandakan

Place: From Sandakan to Singapore

Place: from Sandakan to Singapore, Long 118.0

Other: 5.35 Weighed and proceeded alongside collier "Skerries"

Ship: Met: Collier Skerries

Other: 6.15 Commenced coaling. 7.10 HMS Jed arrived

Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: 8.20 Finished coaling took in 62 tons

Other: 1.30 Weighed. Engines and helm as requisite turning. Destroyers proceeded out of harbour. 1.50 Proceeded as requisite out of harbour speed various for effecting formation

Other: 2.0 Course N40E revs as req for holding "Swanley"

Ship: Met: Swanley

Other: "Colne", "Jed" and "Welland" on port beam, "Cadmus" and SS Chip Hsing on starboard beam, "Swanley" astern 2 cables. Revs as requisite to keep station on Swanley

Ship: Met: Colne :

Ship: Met: Jed

Ship: Met: Welland

Ship: Met: Cadmus

Ship: Met: SS Chip Hsing

Ship: Met: Passed steamer steering South

Other: 9.45 Skerries sailed. 10.30 Discharged one rating to SS Chip Hsing

Other: Weighed & proceeded alongside collier Skerries

Other: Slipped and proceeded to anchorage

Other: Anchored

Other: Discharged one rating to SS Chip Kaing

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Colne Jed & Welland on Port beam, Cadmus & SS Chip Ksing on starbd beam, Swanley astern 2 cables.

 

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3 November 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

Other: 2 on Sick List.

Other: Think this reading should be '88' not 28!

Other: Formed single line ahead

Other: Assumed original formation

Other: 5.0 altered course as requisite to close "Chip Hsing". Lowered seaboat Other: 5.25 Proceeded, course S46W, revs as requisite for keeping station on Swanley Ship: Met: Chip Hsing

Ship: Met: Swanley

Other: 6.0 Destroyers formed astern

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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4 November 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: 6.25 Destroyers took station on port beam

Other: Revs as req for keeping station 2 cables ahead of Swanley

Ship: Met: Swanley

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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5 November 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Place: westward of Cape Sirik

Other: Station 2 cables ahead of "Swanley"

Ship: Met: Swanley

Other: 4.0 Stopped. "Swanley" and "Chip Shing" anchored in 15 fathoms. Destroyers coaled Ship: Met: Chip Shing (Hsing?)

Other: 10.30 Proceeded with squadron in previous formation. Course S79W revs as req to keep station 2 cables ahead of Swanley

Other: Number on sick list = 1

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6 November 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: Station 2 cables ahead of "Swanley"

Ship: Met: Swanley

Other: 9.25 Sighted 2 steamers bearing WSW and S48W. Stopped. "Welland" and "Cadmus" closed and boarded same. SS Livingstonia of Glasgow and SS Indrasamha of Liverpool. Allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: Welland

Ship: Met: Cadmus

Ship: Met: SS Livingstonia of Glasgow

Ship: Met: SS Indrasamha of Liverpool

Other: 10.30 Cadmus rejoined... 10.40 Stopped. 10.55 Proceeded S62W as req stationed on Swanley Other: 0.45 Observed smoke bearing S50W Other: 1.30 Stopped. HMS Jed closed and boarded steamer SS Lincolnshire... 1.55 Proceeded Ship: Met: HMS Jed

Other: SS Lincolshire

Other: 7.30 Stopped. Communicated by boat with "Jed". 8.30 Proceeded Other: 1 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Indrasarmha of Liverpool

Ship: Met: SS Lincolnshire

 

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7 November 1914

Place: 24' E

Place

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Anchored

Place: Visited: Tambatan Creek

Other: Weighed

Other: Colne Jed & Welland rejoined from morning searches St Barbe Island and took up night cruising station

 

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8 November 1914

Place

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

Other: Stopped. Took pilot on board

Other: Secured

 

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9 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: Hands employed stowing stores from SS "Swanley"

Ship: Met: SS Swanley

Other: "Jed", "Colne" and "Welland" proceeded to sea

Ship: Met: Jed

Ship: Met: Colne

Ship: Met: Welland

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Other: Slipped and proceeded as requisite to berth inside breakwater

Other: Anchored

 

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10 November 1914

Place: Singapore

Place: From Singapore to off Tuju Islands

Place: At Sea

Place, Long 103.9

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Hands preparing ship for sea

Other: 9.0 weighed

Other: 11.42 to 11.54 altered course as req to avoid fishing stakes

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Weighed

 

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11 November 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

 

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12 November 1914

Place: At Sea

Place

Other: 7.0 Sighted steamer lights bearing E by S

Other: 7.25 Course and speed as requisite for closing SS "Besitong"

Ship: Met: SS Besitong

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Ship: Met: SS Bloitong

 

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13 November 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

Other: 5 on Sick List.

Other: 9.8 Sighted steamer SE bearing NW Engines and helm as requisite to close her. Name "Sarie Borneo" - allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: Sarie-Borneo

Other: Number on sick list = 5

Ship: Met: Saric (Borneo)

 

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14 November 1914

Place

Place: At Sea

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: 10.20 Course ENE 84 revs to close steamer sighted bearing WSW

Other: 10.35 Stopped. Steamer drew off

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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15 November 1914

Place

Place: At Sea Northward of Carimata Strait

Other: 2 on Sick List.

Other: Think this pressure reading should be '30.01' not 30.61!

Other: 9.15 AA "Alking" (Dutch) passed steering East - Communicated by signal Ship: Met: Dutch SS Alking

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: SS Altking (Dutch)

 

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16 November 1914

Place

Place: From Northward of Carimata Strait to Singapore

Other: 2 on Sick List.

Ship: Met: 8.45 altered course to port to close steamer

Other: 9.3 Stopped. Boarded SS "Le Greve" (Dutch). 9.12 Proceeded Ship: Met: Dutch SS Le Greve

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: Le Grere (Dutch)

 

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17 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: 2 on Sick List.

Other: 5.15 Proceeded, courses and speed as requisite into Keppel Harbour Other: 6.15 Secured alongside wharf. 6.45 French cruiser D'Iberville arrived Ship: Met: French cruiser D'Iberville

Other: 6.0 French cruiser D'Iberville sailed

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Place: Sighted: Raffles Lt: Not stated

Other: Pilot came on board

Other: Secured alongside wharf

Ship: Met: French Cruiser D'Iberville

 

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18 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Landed party for route march

 

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19 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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20 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: 4 on Sick List.

Other: Number on sick list = 4

 

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21 November 1914

Place: Singapore, Long 103.9

Other: 3 on Sick List.

Other: Discharged 1 rating to HMS Welland.

Other: 7.30 Commenced coaling

Other: 9.35 Finished coaling took in 73 tons

Other: Discharged 1 ratings to HMS Welland

Ship: Met: HMS Welland

Other: Hands employed embarking stores and provisions

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Discharged one rating to HMS Welland

 

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22 November 1914

 

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23 November 1914

 

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24 November 1914

 

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25 November 1914

 

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26 November 1914

Lat 6.7, Long 89.7

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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27 November 1914

Lat 6.7, Long -85.7

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Other: Tested magazine flooding valves & life buoy

Ship: Met: SS Monmouthshire

Ship: Met: SS Monmothshire

 

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28 November 1914

Lat 6.0, Long 81.7

Other: Number on sick list = 3

Place: Sighted: Land: N54W

 

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29 November 1914

Place: Colombo

Place: Columbo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Pilot came on board

Other: Secured to buoy

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Discharged 3 ratings to Columbo military Hospital

 

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30 November 1914

Lat -0.1, Long -1.3

Place: Visited: 10.20 Slow both. Comse N69 W

Place: Visited: 130 r~~. SS Mommoulnshire in company. 10.30 Streamed patent log. 10.35 Handed in patent log.

Place: Visited: 1.0. Put clocks back 5 minutes

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Slipped and proceeded

Ship: Met: SS Monmouthshire

Other: Depths by sounding machine

 

 

LOG BOOK – DECEMBER 1914

 

 

 

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1 December 1914

Lat 8.2, Long 76.3

Other: stopped ~~sent surgeon to ss Monmothshire

Ship: Met: SS Monmothshire

Other: Stopped sent boat for surgeon

Other: Visited: Number on sick list = 0

Other: Stopped. Sent surgeon to SS Monmouthshire

Other: Stopped. Sent boat for surgeon

 

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2 December 1914

Lat 9.2, Long 73.0

 

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3 December 1914

Lat 10.3, Long 69.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Stopped port engine

Other: Stopped starboard engine

Other: Maxim guns crews at drill. Marines at 4" gun Drill. Landing party mustered fully equipped

 

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4 December 1914

Lat 11.4, Long 65.7

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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5 December 1914

Lat 12.3, Long 61.6

Other: sent boat to Monmonthshire

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Place: Visited: Closed Monmouthshire

Other: Sent boat to Monmouthshire

 

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6 December 1914

Lat 13.5, Long 57.7

Other: Number on sick list = 2

 

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7 December 1914

Lat 13.9, Long 53.9

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Maxim guns crews at drill, rermainder employed reeving new falls for sailing cutter & steam cutter

 

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8 December 1914

Lat 13.3, Long 49.5

Other: Visited: Number on sick list = 2

 

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9 December 1914

Lat 12.4, Long 45.1

Place: Sighted: Aden: s88w

Other: Shell fired across bow from shore battary Stopped.

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Place: Sighted: Aden: S88W:

Other: Shell fired accross bow from shore battery. Stopped. Examination officers boarded

Other: Anchored

Place: Visited: Aden

Other: Shell fired across bow from shoe battery

 

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10 December 1914

Place: Aden

Lat 12.8, Long 45.0

Ship: Met: SS Monmonthshire

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: Two seedie boys joined ship

Other: Weighed & slipped from buoy

Other: Proceeded in company with SS Monmouthshire

 

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11 December 1914

Lat 14.2, Long 42.7

Ship: Sighted: HMS Philomel: East

Place: Sighted: Mokha Lt: abeam

Ship: Sighted: Empress of Russia

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Place: Sighted: Quoin Id Light Ho: Not stated Abeam

Other: Communicated by signal with Lt Ho.

Ship: Sighted: Zebayir: N22W

Ship: Met: SS Clan MacLachlan

Ship: Met: SS Muhanada

Ship: Met: SS Medina

 

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12 December 1914

Lat 17.4, Long 40.5

Other: One set telanpad head gear & 2 telephone receivers lost by accident.

 

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13 December 1914

Lat 20.6, Long 38.4

Ship: Sighted: SS"Monteagle"-Brit

Ship: Met: SS"Kongcom"- Dutch

Ship: Sighted: SS Vondel -Dutch

Ship: Met: SS Monteagle (Brit)

Ship: Met: SS Kangean - Dutch

Ship: Met: SS Vondel - Dutch

Ship: Sighted: SS Monteagle

Ship: Sighted: SS Kongeorn

Ship: Sighted: SS Vondel

 

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14 December 1914

Lat 23.4, Long 36.7

Place: Sighted: St John's Island: N50w

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Lama

Place: Sighted: St Johns Id: N50W

Place: Sighted: Deadalus Reef Lt: N21W

Ship: Sighted: SS Lama

Place: Sighted: St John's Island: N50W

 

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15 December 1914

Lat 26.1, Long 35.2

Ship: Sighted: Asmara

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Italian mail steamer Asmara

Place: Sighted: Shadwan Lt: N46W

Other: Cpnvoy proceeded independently

Place: Sighted: Daedalus Light: N4W

Ship: Met: Italian Mail steamer Asmasa

 

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16 December 1914

Place: Tor, Gulf of Suez

Lat 28.4, Long 33.0

Place: Sighted: Shadwam Light: abeam 4.'0

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Hinda

Other: Course as req for communicating with Egyptian gunboat

Other: Anchored

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Place: Visited: Ras Gharib

 

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17 December 1914

Lat 30.2, Long 32.5

Other: Signalman rejoined from Monmouthshire

Other: Pilot came on board-weighed & proceeded as requisite for passing through Suez Canal.

Other: Cleared Canal

Other: Course as requisite for entering Suez bay

Place: Sighted: Newport Lt: Not stated Abeam

Other: Anchored

Place: Visited: Suez

Other: Pilot came on board. Weighed & proceeded as requisite for passing throuhg Suez canal Other: Secured stern to Navy House Jetty. Port Said Place: Visited: Port Said

 

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18 December 1914

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: D~ ship over all in celebration of British Protectorate over Egypt

Other: Fired 21 gun salute in honour of new Sultan of Egypt

Ship: Sighted: Russian cruiser Askow: entered harbour

Ship: Met: Monmouthshire (transport)

Other: Dressed ship overall in celebration of British Protectorate over Egypt

Other: SS Monmouthshire (transport) arrived

Ship: Met: Russian Cruiser Askold

Other: Fired 21 gun salute in honour of New Sultan of Egypt

Ship: Met: SS Monmouthshire

 

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19 December 1914

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Dressed ship over all in honour of (1) British Protectorate over Egypt. (2) Name day of Czar of Russia.

Other: Fired two salutes of 21 guns (1) New Sultan of Egypt (2) Name day of Czar of Russia.

Other: Undressed ship

Other: Dressed ship overall in honour of 1) British Protectorate over Egypt, 2) Name day of Czar of Russia

Other: Fired 2 salutes of 21 guns in honour of 1) New Sultan of Egypt, 2) Name day of Czar of Russia

 

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20 December 1914

Place: At Port Said

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Met: Hms Swiftsure

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Sent Church of England party to divine service on board HMS Swiftsure

 

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21 December 1914

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Lost by accident One paint brush Patt.13

Other: Read warrant no 15

 

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22 December 1914

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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23 December 1914

Place: Port Said?

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Boarding oficer boarded Dutch "Antinor"

Ship: Met: British transport Aragon no826

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Other: Weighed & Slipped from Navy House Jetty

Other: Secured to eastward of outer fairway buoys

Other: Cleared away waist guns

Ship: Met: British Transport Aragon No 826

Ship: Met: Aragon

 

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24 December 1914

Place: Off Port Said

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Met: SS "Saturnia"

Ship: Met: SS Sir Harvey Adamson (B.I.)

Other: Sent armed boat to pilot boat

Other: Exd away all boats crews for boat pulling

Ship: Met: SS Saturnia (B.I.)

Ship: Met: SS Saturnia

 

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25 December 1914

Place: Off Port Said

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Met: HMS Philormel

Ship: Met: Swedish Steamer Sirmatia

Ship: Met: HMS Philomel

Ship: Met: Sumatra

 

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26 December 1914

Place: off Port Said

Place: Off Port Said

Place: Said

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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27 December 1914

Place: Port Said

Place: Off Port Said

Place: SAID, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: SS Zargani of Cardiff

 

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28 December 1914

Place: off Port Said

Place: Off Port Said

Place: SAID

Other: Visited: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: Doris

Other: discharged one rating to hospital

Other: All sightsetters at sight setting drill

 

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29 December 1914

Place: Off Port Said

Place: Port Said

Place: SAID

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: SS Bulgaria (Italian)

Ship: Met: SS Cardium

Other: Hands employed rigging pattern 3 target

Other: Embarked 157 4" shrapnel shell Fuzes & 3 Common. Disembarked 160 Common Shell Ship: Met: SS Bulgaria

Ship: Met: SS Condium

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30 December 1914

Place: Off Port Said

Place: SAID

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.4

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: SS Sw~

Other: HM Destroyers Colne, Chelmer, Jed, Welland & Kennet sailed west

Other: Weighed & proceeded as requisite for carrying out firing practice with 4" guns at stationary Patt III target from 4000 to 6000. Fired 70 rounds

Other: Picked up target & proceded to buoy.

Other: Lost over

Other: Secured to buoy off Port Said

 

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31 December 1914

Place: off Port Said

Place: Off Port Said

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

 

LOG BOOK – JANUARY 1915

 

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1 January 1915

Place: Off Port Said

Place: SAID

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Ship: Met: French Cruiser d'Entrecasteanus

Ship: Met: HMS Doris

 

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2 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: 4 Maltese stewards joined

Other: Number on sick list = 2

Other: 4 Maltese stewards joined ship

 

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3 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Hands mustered by ledger for assessment of character & ability

Other: Number on sick list = 3

 

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4 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Sighted: "Swiftsure": preceaded out of harbour

Ship: Sighted: "Askold": arrived

Ship: Sighted: "D'Entrecasteaux": Sailed

Ship: Met: Swiftsure

Ship: Met: Askold

Ship: Met: French Cruiser D'Entrecasteaux

 

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5 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Sighted: "Amiral Charney": Arrived

Other: Number on sick list = 1

Ship: Met: French Cruiser Amiral Charney

 

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6 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Swiftsure: arrived

Other: Lost overboard by accident Lifebuoy circular ~

Other: Hands employed dismounting 4" guns

Ship: Met: HMS Swiftsure

 

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7 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Hands employed dismounting 4" guns

Other: Number on sick list = 1

 

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8 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

 

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9 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Other: Number on sick list = 0

 

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10 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Proserpine: passed (for Port Said)

Other: Discharged 8 Chinese for passage to Hong Kong

Other: Number on sick list = 0

Ship: Met: HMS Proserpine

Other: Discharged 8 chines for passage to Hong Kong

Person: Left ship: 8 Chinese sailors left for Hong Kong

 

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11 January 1915

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3