Monthly Archives: July 2015

Captain Kidd

“Sir E. & I have just been projecting a voyage to the S. Pacific, by way of reaction against our present forced inactivity.” — Frank Worsley “Shackleton was fascinated by buried treasure. He quite seriously wanted to look for pirate … Continue reading

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Trouble

“Menial discontent in the fo’c’sle, several hands complaining of the Bosun [John Vincent] having called them evil names, ands struck them. As harmony is imperative, his promotion to Bosum has been cancelled, and he resumes his former rank as trawling … Continue reading

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