Captn Shearer of Caledonian Lodge Dundee

Sep 12 . 1852 (page numbered 3)

Sunday -1- o clock

My Dr Father & Mother,

Hope you arrived home in safety - Our anchor was weighed precisely at 12 up to that time (?) (who remained onboard until the last minute) 8 can give you full details - We are now running down the Thames with a spanking breeze on our Larboard quarter at about 10 knots an hour - everything is  bustle & excitement - The pilot is giving his orders on the poop - which


Current Status: 
Ready for review