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Class of 10 ships, Rapidol built by Gray, launched 23.4.17, 4,900 tons, 355ft long, 14 knots, 75 crew. Served in World War 2, sold April 1948 as Louise Moller. (British Warships 1914-1919)

 

 

 

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LOG BOOK – DECEMBER 1919

 

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6 December 1919

Place: Port Said

Place: Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Person: Left ship: HR Elaby R.N.R.

 

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7 December 1919

Place: port Said

Place: Said

Place: Port Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

 

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8 December 1919

Place: Port Laid

Place: Port Said

Place: Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

 

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9 December 1919

Place: Port Said

Place: Said

Lat 31.3, Long 32.3

Place: Sighted: Ras-El-Ech

Place: Visited: Kantana

 

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10 December 1919

Place: Suez Canal

Place: Abadan

Place: Said

Lat 29.6, Long 32.6

Other: cleared canal

 

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11 December 1919

Lat 25.8, Long 35.2

 

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12 December 1919

Lat 22.3, Long 37.3

 

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13 December 1919

Lat 18.5, Long -39.5

 

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14 December 1919

Lat 15.2, Long 42.0

Place: Visited

Place: Visited: Lebayia

 

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15 December 1919

Lat 12.3, Long 44.0

Other: 10.15 a/e East Time

Place: Visited: ..Ydo signal station

Ship: Engaged: Lloyds signal station: Signalled

Place: Visited

 

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16 December 1919

Lat 13.6, Long 47.7

Ship: Met: Crew employed in various ways:

Ship: Met: Endeavoured to remove damaged shackle from starboard cable.

 

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17 December 1919

Lat 14.0, Long 50.5

Other: 8/0 light breeze

Other: 4/0 light breeze

Place: Visited: a/e N63E

Other: light breeze

Place: Sighted: Ras-al-Kafir

Place: Sighted: Ras Fartak

Ship: Met: Crew variously employed. Resumed operations on shackle.

 

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18 December 1919

Lat 16.0, Long 54.0

Ship: Met: Crew variously employed.

Ship: Met: Crew variously employed. Continued work on shackle.

Ship: Met: Succeeded in removing damaged shackle from starboard chain and replaced by sound one.

 

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19 December 1919

Lat 18.5, Long 57.5

Place: Sighted: Soda: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Ras Sukra: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Madraka I: Abeam

Ship: Met: Calm, fine clear. a/c N46E True

 

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20 December 1919

Place: At sea

Lat 21.3, Long 69.5

Place: Sighted: Al Akhara: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Jebel Safanad: Abeam

Other: a/c N24E True

Other: 1.30 a/c N26E True

Other: 2.40 a/c N30E True

Other: a/c N26E True

Other: a/c N42W True

 

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21 December 1919

Place: At sea

Lat -24.1, Long 58.2

Place: Visited

Other: 0700 Crew employed washing deck

Other: 8.58 a/c N37W True

Other: Storm with heavy rain strong gusts of wind thunder and lightning

 

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22 December 1919

Place: 58 22e

Lat 26.0, Long 55.0

Place: Visited

Other: 0310 a/c N29W True

Other: 0508 a/c W True

Other: 1110 a/c N88W True

Other: 1.45 a/c N86W True

Other: 3.0 a/c N80W True. 3.58 a/c N82W True

Other: 7.20 a/c N67W True

 

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23 December 1919

Lat 27.5, Long 51.5

Other: 12/0 a/c N60W True

Other: 7.18 a/c N50W True

Other: Crew employed in washing paintwork

 

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24 December 1919

Place: At sea. (abadan)

Place: Abidan

Other: secured alongside oiling jetty Abadan

Person: Boarded: Harbour master

Person: Other: Ch Off F Samson: discharged sick to A.P . ......

 

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25 December 1919

Place: Abadan

Place: Abadan, Outer Bar

Lat 30.2, Long 48.8

Person: Ill: Captain

Person: Ill: Fourth Engineer

Other: 1.45 Finished discharging water ballast

Other: Crew employed disconnecting hoses

Other: Received 3/4 ton of ice and fresh provisions

Other: 1400 Stand by, singled up

Other: 14.20 weighed and slipped. Proceeding down river - Pilot in charge

Other: 1655 Stop. Dropped anchor

Other: 2104 Full Speed and proceed down river

 

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26 December 1919

Place: Abadan, Outer Bar

Place: outer bar, Abadan

Other: Pilot left ship at station

Other: Proceeded up river to Outer Gas Buoy

Other: Crew at rest, observing Bank Holiday

Other: Anchor up & proceeded

Other: Crew at rest observing Bank Holiday.

Other: 1215 Pilot aft ships at station. Proceeded up river to outer Gas Buoy

Other: 1231 Let go anchor std ... in 7 fathoms

Other: Crew at rest. Observing Bank Holiday.

Other: 1605 At barge alongside with tug

Other: 1710 Commenced loading

Other: 2000 Finished loading

Other: 2200 a/c S48E True

 

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27 December 1919

Lat 28.0, Long 51.0

Other: sunrise Error 6 E

Other: Light breeze, fine & clear

Other: Error by Polaris 6 1/2 E

Other: Course Abadan to Bombay

Other: 0700 Crew employed in washing deck

 

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28 December 1919

Lat 26.3, Long 55.0

Place: Sighted: Kais Lt: Abeam

Other: 0506 a/c S73E True

Other: 0930 a/c S87E True

Other: 1905 a/c N89E True

Other: 1932 a/c S83E True

 

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29 December 1919

Lat 24.9, Long 59.0

Other: 0200 a/c S65E True

Other: Crew employed spreading awnings and scraping tank ...

Other: 1600 a/c S64E True

 

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30 December 1919

Lat 23.2, Long 63.0

Person: Ill: Fourth Engineer

 

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31 December 1919

Lat 21.6, Long 67.8

Other: 1200 a/c S62E True

 

 

LOG BOOK – JANUARY 1920

 

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1 January 1920

Lat 19.2, Long 70.9

Place: Sighted: Prong: Abeam

Other: Let go

 

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2 January 1920

Place: bombay

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Person: Other: g h sexton: discharged to Military Hospital

Person: Other: discharged to military hospital

Other: Pilot boarded

Other: Weighed & proceeded

Other: Anchored

Place: Visited: Weighed & proceeded to South Troopship Buoy

Other: Discharged E H Sexton, Third Officer & 4th Engineer to Military Hospital

Other: 0710 Pilot boarded

Other: 1100 Hands spreading awnings and getting out motor boat as necessary

Other: 0305 Weighed anchor and proceeded to troopship buoy

Other: 0420 Secured to south troopship buoy. discharged E.H. Sexton Third Engineer and E Jones 4th engineer for Military Hospital

Place: Visited

 

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3 January 1920

Place: bombay

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Slight rain all the evening

Other: Slight rain all evening

 

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4 January 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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5 January 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Place: Visited

Other: Slipped from S Transport Buoy and proceeded at slow speed to Basin

Other: Secured alongside quay

Other: Commenced landing spare machinery parts

Other: 0945 Slipped from S. transport buoy. proceeded at slow speed to basin.

Other: 1130 Secure alongside quay

Person: Mentioned: Geo. A Franklin. Master.

Other: 1300 Commenced landing spare machinery parts

Other: 1630 Stopped work on machinery for the night. Drawing stores from dockyard all afternoon.

 

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6 January 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Resumed work on machinery

Other: In taking out "tail-end" shaft, spar in use as derrick carried away in centre. Shafting landed heavily on rail and stove in bulwarks on after deck starboard side. No serious damage.

Other: Stand by, warped from quay

Other: Secured to S Transport Buoy

Other: Visited: ? ? Garvie (2nd Off) reported on board

Other: In taking out "tail end" shaft , spar in use as derrick carried away in ..... Shafting (?) landed heavily on rail and stove in after deck starboard side. No serious damage

Other: 1215 Cleared Basin. 1224 Proceeded to Buoy. 1300 Secured to S. Transport buoy

 

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7 January 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Third Off E.H. Sexton rerurned on board

Other: Heave away

Place: Sighted: Jaigaln Lt: Abeam 8.2 miles

Other: Sailing from Bombay to Colombo

Person: Boarded: 0930 Third Eng E.H. Sexton returned onboard

 

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8 January 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 14.5, Long 73.5

 

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9 January 1920

Lat 10.9, Long 75.5

Place: Visited

Place: Sighted: Cochin Lt: Abeam 7 miles

Place: Sighted: Cochin Lt

 

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10 January 1920

Lat 7.5, Long 78.2

Place: Visited

Place: Sighted: Colombo Lt: S73E

Other: 0100 a/c S43E - S41E True Log 2705

Place: Sighted: Colombo Lt: 73E True

 

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11 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Place: Visited: entered colombo harbour

Other: Moored up to No 6 Buoy (Colombo)

Other: 0033 Colombo - Finished with engines

 

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12 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Clear & cloudy

Person: Mentioned: Geo. A. Franklin, Master

 

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13 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Moored up alongside H.M.S.Comus

Other: H.M.S.Comus's cutter alongside with 10 barrels of beer for H.M.S. "Caroline" at Tringomali

Other: Pilot on board

Other: Having previously received orders to proceed alongside HMS Comus

Other: 8am finished. Moored up alongside HMS Comius

Other: 1140 HMS Comius's cutter alongside with 10 barrels of beer for HMS Caroline @ Trincomalee

 

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14 January 1920

Place: Colombo to Trincomalee

Lat 5.9, Long 80.3

Other: Pilot disemabarked

Other: Unmoor ship

Place: Sighted: Colombo Lt: E

Place: Sighted: Helinalle Pt: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Little Basses Lt: Abeam

Other: 0500 Stand by. Commence to unmove ship

Other: 5.35 Pilot disembarked proceed out of harbour

 

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15 January 1920

Place: Colombo to Trincomalee

Place: Colombo to Trincomalie

Place: Trincomalee

Lat 8.6, Long 81.2

Place: Visited: Trincomalie Harbor

Place: Sighted: Batticaloa Lt: N55W

Other: Entering Trincomalie Harbour

Other: Alongside H.M.S. Caroline

Other: Cast off from H.M.S.Caroline and proceded to anchorage

Other: Working party from H.M.S. Caroline on board. Employed with ships crewdischarging 10 barrels of beer and 129 deal planks with Dockyard Lighter

Other: 0030 a/c N3E b/c North True Log of 100

Other: 0230 a/c N18W N22W True. Log of 20

Other: Cast of Lead no Bottom @ 250 fathoms

Other: 0615 a/c N26W N30W True

Other: 0935 Tree Roots a/b. a/c N19W True

Other: 0958 Islets a/13. 1015 a/c N24W True

Other: 1034 a/c N30W.

Other: 0015 Alongside HMS Caroline

Other: 0530 Working party from HMS Caroline onboard. Employed with ships crew discharging 10 Barrels of Beer.

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16 January 1920

Place: Trincomalee to Colombo

Lat 7.8, Long 81.8

Place: Sighted: Dondra Hd

Other: Hove up anchor and proceeded out of harbour

Place: Sighted: Batticoloa Lt Ho: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Little Basses Lt Ho: S47W

Other: 0710 Heave up anchor

Other: Trincomalee to Colombo

Other: 0515 a/c S22W

 

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17 January 1920

Place: Trincolalie to Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Place: Sighted: Galle Lt: N15W

Other: Pilot onboard

Other: 0052 a/c N77W True

Other: 0120 a/c N70W True

Other: 0825 Mt Savina Hotel Br N41E True

Other: 0940 Moored

 

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18 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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19 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: Columbo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Dry Dock

Other: Dry dock examination report

 

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20 January 1920

Place: Dry Dock

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: In dry dock

Other: Commenced to flood dock

Other: Pilot on board

Other: Secured to buoys fore and aft

 

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21 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: moved to buoys

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Clear & Cloudy

Other: Clear & Fine

 

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22 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Doctor aboard to visit Bosun & D?

Other: Doctor onboard to visit ~~~~~~

Other: Day opens well, fine & Calm weather

 

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23 January 1920

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Person: Other: Mr J Cannon 3 Eng: joins

Other: Light Airs clear & fine weather

 

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24 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Visited: Light Airs Clear & fine

 

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25 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Clear and fine weather

Other: Fine clear weather

Other: Light Airs clear &fine weather

 

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26 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: fine clear weather

Other: Clear and fine weather

Other: clear

 

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27 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: clear and calm weather

Person: Other: ~~ Jones 4 En~: returns this day from B~~~~ hospital

Other: Clear & Cloudy

 

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28 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Clear and clam weather

Other: similiar weather conditions

Other: light NW breeze clear and fine

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: fine clear and calm weather

Other: Visited: Clear & Calm

 

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29 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: clear and fine weather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: fine clear and calm weather

Place: Visited: fine clear weather

Other: Clear & Fine

Other: fine clear & calm

 

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30 January 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: clear and fine wather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: clear and fine

Other: clear and fine weather

Other: Clear & Fine

 

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31 January 1920

Place: colembo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: clear weather

Other: Geo Franklin Masher

Other: light breeze clear and cloudy

Other: Clear & Fine

 

 

LOG BOOK – FEBRUARY 1920

 

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Person: Mentioned: Geo. A. Franklin, Masher

Other: R. F. A. Rapidol

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Other: barometer, etc

 

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1 February 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: leisure sabbath dat observed

Other: Clear & Fine

 

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2 February 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: fine clear weather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: Clear & Fine

 

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3 February 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: fine clear weather

Other: similar weather conditions

 

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4 February 1920

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Day opens with fine clear & calm weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Day ends with fine clear & calm weather

 

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5 February 1920

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Day opens with fine clear & calm weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Light airs clear & fine

Other: Day ends with fine clear & calm weather

 

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6 February 1920

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Place: COlombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Day opens with calm weather. Light overcast sky

Other: Light ~ airs clear & cloudy

Other: Light airs clear & cloudy

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Day ends with calm & clear weather

 

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7 February 1920:

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Day opens with fine clear weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Light variable airs clear & fine

Other: Day ends with fine clear & calm weather

 

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8 February 1920

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Day opens with fine clear weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Day ends with fine clear weather

 

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9 February 1920

Place: botembo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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10 February 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: botembo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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11 February 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: BOTEMBO

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Ship: Met: HMS Lomus?

Other: Left harbour

Other: Cast off from HMS Comus

Other: Moved alongside HMS Comus

Other: Sailed from Colombo

 

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12 February 1920

Lat 8.1, Long 77.1

Place: Sighted: ? LT. Ho.: N5W

Place: Sighted: Quillum Lt. Ho.: N3W

Place: Sighted: Quillum Lt. Ho.: N15W

Place: Sighted: Cochin: N56E

 

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13 February 1920

Lat 12.1, Long 75.1

Place: Sighted: Colli: N31E

Place: Sighted: Sacrifice Pt.: S87E

Place: Sighted: Delli: N9E

Place: Sighted: Delli: N23E

Place: Sighted: ? Delli: N9E

 

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14 February 1920

Lat 14.9, Long 73.4

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Light airs clear & fine weather

Other: Light breeze fine & clear smooth sea

 

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15 February 1920

Place: Sea

Place: Slas ????

Other: Light airs clear & fine weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Day ends with fine clear weather

Other: Secured to buoy

 

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16 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: light haze

Other: fine clear weather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: New crew of ratings arrived

 

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17 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: fine clear weather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: clear and fine

Other: 2 left ship to seek medical advice

 

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18 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: 3rd Eng goes to hospital thius day

Other: Day ends with fine clear & calm weather

Other: fine clear weather

Other: similar weather conditions

Other: Connor to hospital (3rd engineer)

 

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19 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Day opens with fine clear & calm weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Day ends with fine clear & calm weather

Other: Day opens fine clear and calm weather

 

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20 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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21 February 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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22 February 1920

Place: Bombay to Abadan

Lat 18.9, Long 18.5

Other: Slipped from buoy

Other: 1121 Slipped from buoy

Other: 1128 Full ahead. clock retarded 20 mins

 

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23 February 1920

Lat 20.7, Long 68.7

 

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24 February 1920

Lat 22.4, Long 64.3

Other: Crew employed in washing down decks

Other: Crew employed in splicing hawsers

Other: 1400 Crew to boats drill and fire stations

 

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25 February 1920

Lat 24.3, Long 60.2

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26 February 1920

Lat 26.4, Long 56.3

Place: Sighted: Fine Pt: S42E

Other: 0331 a/c N62W N68W True

Other: 0500 a/c N31W N37" True

Other: 0750 a/c N24W N30W True

Other: 0935 a/c N36W True

Other: 1730 a/c N84W Error 2.5 degs W

Other: 2118 a/c N81W True

 

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27 February 1920

Place: Bombay to Abadan

Lat 27.5, Long 57.8

Other: Clock retarded 22 minutes

Other: Cast of Deep Sea Lead 41 fathoms

Other: Cast of Deep Sea Lead 43 fathoms

Place: Sighted: Funnel Hill: N64E

Other: 0043 a/c N70W True

Other: 0400 a/c N58W True

Other: 0945 Cast of Deep Sea Lead (?) 41 fthms

Other: 1100 Soundings 36.5 fthms. Mud

Other: 1200 Soundings 27.5 fthms. Mud

Other: 1335 Soundings 35 fthms. Mud

Other: 0145 a/c N47W True

Other: 1800 Soundings 33 fthms ....42

 

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28 February 1920

Place: Bombay to Abadan

Place: Abadan

Lat 30.2, Long 48.8

Other: Clock retarded 18 minutes

Other: Commenced to weight starboard anchor

Other: Stopped to embark K.H.M.

Place: Sighted: Bar Lt V: N52W

Other: Stopped to embark pilot

Other: Let go

Other: Anchor aweigh

Other: 0300 sounding 26 fthms Log. 40

Other: 0400 Overcast cloudy light rain

Other: 0505 Soundings 16 fthms Log 64

Other: 0800 Let go Starboard anchor 4 ... in 7 fthms

Other: 0810 Finished with engines

Other: 1320 Commenced to weigh starboard anchor

Other: 1333 Anchor away full ahead

Other: 1830 Stopped to embark K.H.M.

Other: 1852 Weighed anchor proceeded alongside ........... jetty

Other: 1700 Moored alongside No3 jetty

 

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29 February 1920

Place: Abadau

Place: Abadan

Lat 30.2, Long 48.8

Other: Commenced to discharge water ballast

Other: Finished wall water ballast

Ship: Met: Oil Barge

Other: Discharged pilot

Other: Let go

Other: 0600 Prepare to receive oil fuel carge

Other: 0640 Commence to receive 18 inch hose

Other: 1045 Commenced to discharge water ballast from fore peak and deep tank

Other: 1100 Completed

Other: 1800 Discharge Pilot

 

 

LOG BOOK – MARCH 1920

 

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Other: Closed until 1971

Other: Cover of log book

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Other: 57277

Other: 26 May 1920

Other: Blank page

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Other: How to write your log!

Other: Definitions of weather abbreviations

 

 

Start of two log pages for each day

 

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1 March 1920

Other: null: fine clear weather: null

Other: null: clear + fine weather: null

Other: null: clear and fine: null

Other: Completed loading

Other: Weighed anchor

Other: 0320 Completed loading cargo of oil fuel. Closed down all tank lids and prepared for sea Other: 0732 Weighed Anchor.

Other: 0740 Slow Ahead. 0745 Full speed ahead

Other: 0750 Streamed patent log. Course S48E True

Other: Sailing Conditions.

Other: Sailing Conditions. Cargo - 2147 Tones. Bunkers - 300 Tons. Ballast Tanker Starboard forward ..... (?)

 

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2 March 1920

 

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3 March 1920

Place: Sighted: Fwres Il Pk: a/b 3.6 mi

 

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4 March 1920

Place: Abadab to Bombay

Place: Abadan

Lat 25.6, Long 57.7

Other: fine clear and calm weather

Other: smooth sea

Place: Sighted: Quion Lt: N52E dist 2 mls

Other: Light-following Breeze fine clear weather

Other: Light airs clear and fine weather smooth sea

Place: Visited: Jask Lt Ho a/Bm dist6 mils

 

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5 March 1920

Place: Abadan to Bombay

Place: Course and Distance to Bombay S62E 739 mls

Lat 24.1, Long 61.0

Other: Error by Pole Star 7E

 

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6/03/

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6 March 1920

Other: R.H.S. of log page only

 

 

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7 March 1920

Place: Abadan to Bombay

Other: R.H.S. of log page only

Place: Sighted: Pungs Lt: S50E

Other: Embark pilot

Other: Secured to Buoy

Other: Medical officer from flagship in board interviewing Captain

 

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8 March 1920

Place: bombay

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: RHS of log page

 

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9 March 1920

Place: Bombay ?

Place: Mareh

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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10 March 1920

Place: Bombay ?

Place: Mareh

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: LHS of log page

 

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11 March 1920

Place: bombay

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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12 March 1920

Place: bombay

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: RHS of log page

 

 

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13 March 1920

 

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14 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: clear & calm weather

Other: Fine & clear weather

Other: Light breeze clear & fine weather

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Light variable airs clear & fine

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Assumed RGS of Sat 13 March 1920

Place: Visited

 

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15 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Place: Agayordot

Place: Visited: Mored L Savit Riaispak Buay

 

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16 March 1920

Place: Bombauy

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Landed for eyesight test

Place: moored to south transport sweep

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: LHS of log page

 

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17 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Place: moored to south transport sweep

 

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18 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Place: moored to south transport sweep

 

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19 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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20 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Light breeze clear & fine weather

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

 

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21 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear & calm weather Light haze

 

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22 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Surgeon from HMS "Comus" on board to interview Chief Engr

Other: Chief engineer reports sick

 

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23 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: RHS page 23/3/20

Other: This Day Ch Engr reports sick

 

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24 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear and calm weather

Other: RHS of log page 23/3/20

Other: Dockyard workers working on native galleys

 

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25 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear and calm weather

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Dockyard labour employed on native galleys

Other: Vertical roller from towing lead carried away while being yowed by RIM tug Alephanta

 

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26 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear weather

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Dockyard labour employed on native galley

 

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27 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

Other: Dockyard labour employed on native galley

 

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28 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine clear & calm weather

 

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4caf8a0acadfd34197029c5f: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-57277/ADM 53-57277-032_1.jpg)

 

29 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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30 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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31 March 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Fine & clear. Light variable airs

 

 

LOG BOOK – APRIL 1920

 

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1 April 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Proceeded towards dock

Ship: Met: Comus

Other: Delivering oil to "Comus"

 

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2 April 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: moored a/s HMS Comus

Other: cleara & calm weather

Other: 10.45 Cast off from HMS Comus & warped out of basin

Place: Sighted: Prongs Lt: abeam

Other: fine clear weather light variable airs

Place: Sighted: Hainia Lt: a/13 Dist. 7.5 mls

Other: fime clear weather light following breeze

Place: Sighted: Jaigarh Lt: S60E

Place: Sighted: Ratngire Lt: S53E

Other: Light breeze clear & fine weather

Other: Left Bombay for Columbo

Other: Position given for LHS incorrect

Other: Proceeded

Place: Sighted: Harnia Lt

Place: Sighted: Gaigarh Lt: S60E

 

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3 April 1920

Place: Left Bombay

Place

Other: "Terrific Shock"

Place: Sighted: Rojpau Lt: S50E

Place: Sighted: Rojpau Lt: N86E

Place: Sighted: Grogach Lt: S49E

Place: Sighted: St Georges Is: S65E

Place: Sighted: Cape Ramas: S40E

 

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4 April 1920

Lat 11.7, Long 75.2

Place: Sighted: Caph Lt: S49E

Place: Sighted: Bangalore Lt: S59E

Place: Sighted: Cochin Lt: S87E

 

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5 April 1920

Lat 8.3, Long 77.0

 

Place: Sighted: Cochin Lt: abeam

Other: Strong squall with heavy rain and lightning

Place: Sighted: Allipe Lt: S48E

 

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6 April 1920

Place: Bombay to Colombo

Place: SEA

Place: Sighted: Colombo Lt: S54E

Person: Boarded: Pilot

Other: Anchored

Other: Officer of the guard and port medical officer on board

 

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7 April 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: No Year shown

Other: Nayive carpenters from Walkirk Lt Ho on board filling mosquito screens for all cabins

Other: Heavt rain and lightning

 

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8 April 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Medical officer from HMS "Caulin" on board to interview Captain and stoker Shawood, transferred to Hospital

Other: Gentle breeze, heavy rain and lightning

 

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9 April 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Heavy overcast sky, continual rain and light breeze

 

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10 April 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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11 April 1920

Place: COLOMBO

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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12 April 1920

Place: COLOMBO

Place: Columbo

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Ship: Met: Hms Caroline?

Other: Proceeding alongside HMS "Cau?"

Person: Boarded: Pilot

Other: Cast off

Person: Left ship: Pilot

 

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13 April 1920

Other: Depart Columbo for Bombay

Place: Sighted: Conical Hill: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Hogelam Pt: N33W

 

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14 April 1920

Place: SEA

 

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15 April 1920

Place: Colombo to Bombay

Lat 15.0, Long 73.8

Place: Sighted: Pigeon Is Bere: S55E

 

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16 April 1919

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Person: Left ship: H.G. Hascanne Chief Steward

Other: Moored to buoy Bombay

 

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17 April 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: H G Albarques joins ship as Butler

 

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18 April 1920

Place: BOMBAY

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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19 April 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

 

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20 April 1920

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Person: Mentioned: George H. Franklin signed log book

Other: HMS Colombo and HMS Motli came alongside

Other: R.F.A. "Dredger" comes alongside

 

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21 April 1920

Place: BOMBAY

Place: Bombay

Lat 19.0, Long 72.8

Other: Proceeded alongside HMS "Caroline"

Other: Crew preparing ship for sea

Person: Boarded: Port medical officer

Other: Position 8.00pm 19 09n: 72 04e

 

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Place: at Sea

Lat 20.2, Long 69.3

 

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23 April 1920

Place: At sea

Lat 22.0, Long 65.5

Other: No year shown

 

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24 April 1920

Place: at sea

Lat 23.8, Long 61.8

Other: Position 8.00pm 24 25n: 60 22e

 

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25 April 1920

Place: Bombay to Abadan

Place: Sighted: Jash Lt Ho: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Hubarak: N 8m

 

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26 April 1920

Place: Bombay to Abadan

Place: Sighted: Farun Is: Abeam

Place: Sighted: Siri Jofah: N16W

 

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27 April 1920

Place: Abadan

Place: AT SEA, Long 48.8

Other: Let go anchor

Other: Stopped for pilot

Other: Pilot's orders

Place: Bombay to Abadan, Long 48.8

Other: Stopped for pilot

Other: Anchored

 

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28 April 1920

Place: Abadan

Place: AT SEA

Lat 30.2, Long 48.8

Place: Abadan Reach, Long 48.8

Other: Hands employed scrapping & bootopping around water line

Other: Pilot boarded

 

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29 April 1920

Place: Abadan

Place: Abadan Reach, Long 48.8

Other: Hands employed scrapping & bootopping around water line

Other: Received from Anglo Persian Oil Coy 100 gallons of petrol

 

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30 April 1920

Place: Abadan

Place: Abadan Reach, Long 48.8

Other: RHS of log page

 

 

LOG BOOK – MAY 1920

 

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1 May 1920

Place: Abadan Beach

Place: Abadan Reach

Other: This looks like a year 1920

Person: Boarded: ??

Other: Received from Anglo Persian Oi; Coy 25 gallons petrol

Other: Tanks loaded 3627??

Other: Amount of oil fuel received including engine bunker 1600 tons

 

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2 May 1920

Place: Abadan

Place: Abadan Reach, Long 48.8

Lat 30.2, Long 48.8

Other: Disembark Pilot

 

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3 May 1920

Place: Shat al Arab Bar

Place: Shat-Al-Abab Bah

Place: SHAH AF - ALOLE BAL

Place: Shah Al ?? Bar

 

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4 May 1920

Place: Shat Al Arab Bar

Place: Shat-al-Abab Bah

Place: SHAT-AH-ABALE

Place: Shat al Arab Bar

 

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5 May 1920

Place: Shah-al-Arate

Place: SHAH-AH-ARATE

Place: Shat Al Arab Bar

Other: Oil lighter secured alongside

Other: Complted loading, disconnected hoses

 

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6 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Person: Other: Captain: Captains orders take weather reading every hour

Other: Same weather reported next 3 hrs

Place: AT SEA

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Other: Weighed anchor

 

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7 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Other: From Abadan to Colombo

Place: Sighted: Han Is Lt: S87E 3.0 miles

Place: Sighted: Jabel Turanja: N23E

Place: Sighted: Fauer Is: Abeam 2'

Place: Sighted: Jabel Harcock: N3E

Place: Sighted: Joy i Tanb: Abeam 3.5miles

Place: Sighted: Quoin Lt: N82E

 

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8 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Place: Sighted: Quoin Lt: N9E

Place: Sighted: Quoin Lt: N32W

 

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9 May 1920

Place: AT SEA

Place: Abadan to Colombo

 

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10 May 1920

Place: AT SEA

Place: Abadan to Colombo

 

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4caf8a0bcadfd34197029cb5: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-57277/ADM 53-57277-075_1.jpg)

 

11 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

 

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4caf8a0bcadfd34197029cb7: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-57277/ADM 53-57277-076_1.jpg)

 

12 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

 

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4caf8a0bcadfd34197029cb9: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM 53-57277/ADM 53-57277-077_1.jpg)

 

13 May 1920

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Lat 11.6, Long 73.6

 

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14 May 1920

Place: AT SEA

Place: Abadan to Colombo

Place: Sighted: Quilen Lt Ho: N06W 12.5m

 

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15 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: AT SEA

Place: Abadan to Colombo, Long 79.8

Other: Let go port anchor

Other: Arrived Colombo

Person: Other: Engineerd Esson and Hills: Report on board-

 

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16 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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17 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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18 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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19 May 1920

Place: Colombo

 

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20 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Other: Mr Ch? & Mr Crawford, IInd & Vth Engrs leave being relieved by Mr Esson II Engr & Mr Fields V Engr

 

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21 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Place: COLOMLO

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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22 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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23 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Boilermaker from HMS Highflyer on board asisting with boiler cleaning

Other: Heavy rain, heavy overcast & cloudy sky

 

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24 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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25 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Boilermaker from HMS Highflyer on board

Other: Shore labour from Hisson Walker & Co on board assisting in boiler cleaning

 

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26 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

End of two log pages for each day

 

 

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27 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Overcast & cloudy

Other: Clear & cloudy light breeze

Other: Clear and cloudy weather

Other: Calm clear & cloudy weather

 

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28 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Calm clear and cloudy

Other: Clear cloudy light breeze

Other: Similar weather conditions

 

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29 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Fine and clear

Other: Similar weather conditions

Other: Overcast and fine

 

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30 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Thunderstorm, heavy rain

Other: Overcast & rainy

 

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31 May 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Overcast and rainy

Other: Fine and clear

Other: Overcast, fine and clear

Other: Similar weather conditions

Person: Left ship: D.S. Mc Garvie? ll officer

Other: D.S. McGarvie, II Officer, left ship for ? home

Other: Hands employed washing down decks and setting up awnings

Other: Hands employed refitting wire jackstays to hoses, and oiling screw stopper couplings.

Other: Hands employed so in forenoon

Person: Left ship: D.S. Mr Jamie II Offices

 

 

LOG BOOK – JUNE 1920

 

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1 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Overcast and cloudy

Other: Cloudy but clear

Other: Fine and clear

Other: Light breeze fine and clear

 

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2 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Rain

Other: Overcast, steady rain

Other: One rating sent to General Hospital

Other: Rain light breeze

Other: Hands employed fitting halliards and flags for dressing ship

 

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3 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Calm, steady rain

Other: Overcast and rainy

Other: Dressed ship for HM the King's Birthday

Other: Fresh breeze rain squalls

Other: Fresh breeze rain

Other: Light breeze fine

Other: Dressed ship for H.M. the King's Birthday

Other: Sunset, undressed ship

 

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4 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Jollyboat hoisted inboard

 

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5 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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6 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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7 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Oilskin suits issued to deckhands

 

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8 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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9 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Weekly mail landed

 

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10 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Heavy rain squall

 

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11 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Place: Visited

 

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12 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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13 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Libertymen landed

Other: Libertymen returned

 

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14 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Ship: Met: HMS Curlew

Other: Pilot in charge, let go and proceeded alongside HMS "Curlew"

Other: Finished pumping, pilot on board, cast off from HMS "Curlew" and proceeded to naval berth by breakwater

 

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15 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Heavy rain, moderate breeze

Other: Boat stations

 

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16 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Weekly mail landed

 

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17 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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18 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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19 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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20 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Libertymen landed

Other: Officers anchor watch

 

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21 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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22 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Dressed ship overall

Other: Undressed ship overall

 

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23 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Ship: Met: S.S Waringam

Other: Pilot on board, proceeded alongside SS "Was Niyam"

Other: Finished oiling, pilot on board, cast off and proceeded to breakwater berth.

Other: Pilot on board, proceeded to N0 9 berth

Ship: Met: SS Wa Niyan

 

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24 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Pilot on board, mover to breakwater berth

 

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25 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: 2 sick Ratings sent to Comus for medical examination

Other: 2 sick

 

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26 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: null: Frequent rain showers: null

Other: Liberty men landed

Other: Liberty men returned

 

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27 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Light rain squalls

Other: Liberty men landed

Other: liberty men returned

 

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28 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

 

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29 June 1920

Place: Colombo

Lat 6.9, Long 79.8

Other: Mail distributed

 

 
 

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