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Samuel Gordon: Log book, HMS ''Veteran''

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9517

Scope and Contents

Ship's log marked 'A Log of the Proceedings of His Majesty's ship Veteran. George Gregory Esquire, Commander. Commencing 17th June 1797 By me S. Gordon. Master's Mate'. Includes exercises in nautical mathematics and navigation, with diagrams and illustrations.

Dates

  • 1797-1798

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Extent

1 collection

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased at Sotheby's sale, 15-16 July 1998, lot 259.
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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