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On the voyage from Glasgow to Sydney per Glasgow Shipping Company LOCH MOIDART

Date: 1883 - 1884
Dimensions:
Overall: 240 mm, 0.75 kg
Medium: Cloth, leather, Ink on paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Copyright: © Robert Shields
Classification:Books and journals
Object Name: Logbook
Object No: 00016964

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    The log book and diary was written by Robert Shields (1862-1913), a bank clerk from Stirlingshire, Scotland. It begins on 15 December 1883 with the train trip from Falkirk to Glasgow with his father then boarding the ship from Greenkoch via a tug. An account of the voyage is given with the landing at Melbourne. The author proceeds to Sydney on the SS LEURA and finds work at the Bank of New Zealand.
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