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Armed Merchant Cruiser

 

One of some 69 armed merchant cruisers commissioned in World War 1, liner, (hired), 9,500grt, 1903(b), 8-6in, 18kts. Sunk by UB.57 in English Channel off Brighton, 23/5/18 (British Warships 1914-1919)

 
 

 

 

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The logbook naval events have been formatted but not edited. The quality and quantity of transcribed information therefore varies, and may include from 3 up to 6 versions of the same data depending on the number of volunteers working on the originals.

 

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LOG BOOK – FEBRUARY 1916

 

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1 February 1916

 

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2 February 1916

 

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3 February 1916

 

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4 February 1916

 

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5 February 1916

 

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6 February 1916

Place: Moldavia

Place: At anchor off none LV

Place: at anchor (illegible port)

Other: Proceeded up cchannel. N3 Fairway bouy abm

Other: 3.12 Garrison abm. passed through gate

Other: Made fast to No. 9 Mooring bouy assisted by tug Sun iil

 

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7 February 1916

Place: River Medway

Place: No 9 Mooring Bouy Revio Medway

Place: no 9 Mooring Buoy, River Hedway

Person: Boarded: 1 fireman

 

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8 February 1916

Place: Sheerness

Lat 51.4, Long 0.8

Person: Boarded: Gunnery officer

Other: Cast off from No9 bouy and proceeded out of harbour

Other: entered harbour and made fast to No9 mooring bouy

 

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9 February 1916

Place: Sheerness

Lat 51.4, Long 0.8

 

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10 February 1916

Place: Sea at anchor

Lat 50.5, Long 0.6

Other: Engine room clock 4.5 minutes slowe

 

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11 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Victory

 

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12 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Ship: Met: Collier:

Person: Ill: 3 people

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13 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Other: Duty boat returned with liberty men

 

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14 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Other: weather conditions

 

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15 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

 

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16 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

 

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17 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

 

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18 February 1916

Place: Portsmouth and Southampton

Place: Portsmouth and Southhamton

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Other: Entered No5 Dry dock

 

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19 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southhampton

Place: southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Hands make and mend clothes

 

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20 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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21 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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22 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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23 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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24 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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25 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Place: Visited

 

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26 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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27 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

 

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28 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Hands employed for repairs

Place: Visited

 

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29 February 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southampton Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: magazines examined and locked

 

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LOG BOOK – MARCH 1916

 

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1 March 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southampton Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Magazines examined and locked

 

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2 March 1916

Place: southampton

Place: Southampton Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: hands employed cleaning boat decks

 

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3 March 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southampton Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship and painting

Other: Hands emplyed about magazines and getting store

 

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4 March 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southampton Empress Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Hands employed restowing after magazines and cleaning mess decks

Other: Leave to 1st part start watch til 8am

Other: Hands make and mend clothes

 

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5 March 1916

Place: Southampton

Place: Southampton Empress Dry Dock

Lat 50.9, Long -1.4

Other: Hands emplyed about ship's cables and as requisite

Other: Started to flood dock

Other: Engines to 'stand by'. Proceeded out of dry dock assisted by tugs

 

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6 March 1916

Place: Southampton [Outer Dock]

Place: Southampton Outer Dock

Other: Hands employed securing coal lighters alongside

Other: Hands employed stowing magazines and getting in stores

Person: Left ship: 2 boys discharged to portsmouth

Other: Leave to stand watch

 

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7 March 1916

Lat 50.6, Long -0.9

 

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6 March 1916

Place: Southampton [Outer Dock]

Place: Southampton Outer Dock

Place: Southhampton (outer dock)

Other: Hands employed securing coal lighters alongside

Ship: Met: Mercedes

 

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7 March 1916

Lat 50.0, Long -3.4

Other: Depth of water insufficient to have dock

Other: Start watch exercised at boat stations

Other: Port watch exercised

Ship: Met: Victor

Ship: Met: Neptune

 

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8 March 1916

Lat 48.0, Long -8.0

Other: Passed wreckage

Other: Destroyer escort left

Ship: Met: SS Florienton

Ship: Sighted: SS Florieslin

 

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9 March 1916

Lat 52.0, Long -13.0

 

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9 March 1916

Place: at sea

 

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10 March 1916

 

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11 March 1916

Place: at sea

 

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11 March 1916

Lat 62.3, Long -12.2

Ship: Met: Alastian

 

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12 March 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -24.0

Place: Sighted: Portland Lt: N 6E

Place: Sighted: Portland li: N6E

Place: Sighted: Meimaey li: N1W

 

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13 March 1916

Lat 63.1, Long -20.1

Ship: Met: Danish SS Olgar

Other: Boarded Danish SS Olgar bound for Rekjavik

Ship: Met: SS Aralia

Other: Boarded British SS Aralia. Papers OK allowed to proceed

Place: Sighted: Heimaey Li: s82e

Ship: Met: s/s Olgar

Ship: Met: analia

 

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14 March 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -20.0

Ship: Met: HMS Ebro

Ship: Met: Ebro

Place: Sighted: Heimaey Li: N15E

 

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15 March 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -19.0

Place: Sighted: Portland Lt: N5W

 

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16 March 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -19.0

Ship: Met: British St Trawler Cuthbert

 

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17 March 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -24.0

 

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18 March 1916

Lat 65.0, Long -25.0

Other: Obs Ice bergs bgr N50E

 

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19 March 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -24.0

Other: Boarded Iceland trawler Ram

 

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20 March 1916

Lat 62.4, Long -17.4

Other: Boarded Danish SS Shalholt

Ship: Met: HMS Patia

Other: Boarded S. Trawler Garminion

 

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21 March 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -7.0

Place: Sighted: Faeroe Is: ENE

Place: Sighted: Faeroe: ENE

 

 

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22 March 1916

Place: Olna Firth

Other: 6.40 Entered Olna Firth. Let go port anchor in 15 fthms water

Place: Visited: Olma Firth

Ship: Met: Sir Francis

Ship: Met: Cindale

 

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23 March 1916

Place: Olna Firth

Place: Olma Firth

Place: Olna Fitrh

 

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24 March 1916

Place: Olva Firth

Place: Olna Firth

Other: Moderate breeze, fine and clear weather

Other: Finished coaling. 1205 tons taken in

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship

Person: Left ship: Colliers "Sir Francis" and "lundale" left

Ship: Met: Gibraltar

Ship: Met: Sir Francis

Ship: Met: Cundale

 

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25 March 1916

Place: Olna Firth

Place: Olma Firth

Other: Light easterly wind. Fine clear weather

Other: Hands employed cleaning ship

Person: Boarded: Vice admiral commanding 10th cruiser squadron came on board

Person: Left ship: Vice Admiral left in drifter

Person: Boarded: Vice Admiral Commanding 10th crusier squadron

Other: Anchor aweigh helm and engines as req'd

 

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26 March 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -6.0

Other: 8.25 Fore topmast carried away bringing down wireless antenna

Other: 11.20 Rigged temporary aerial from foremast to foremast funnel

 

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27 March 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -19.0

Other: Easterly swell

Other: Heavy easterly swells. Continuous heavy snow squalls

Ship: Met: Passed french trawler "Tramontane"

 

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28 March 1916

Lat 63.2, Long -24.4

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29 March 1916

Lat 65.2, Long -24.3

Other: Compasses affeced by local attraction

Other: 2.0 Passed through drift ice

 

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30 March 1916

Lat 65.5, Long -24.2

Other: Passes iceberg on port side

Other: 0.25 Passed ice-burg on port side... 045 to 230 Passed through loose pack ice

 

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31 March 1916

Lat 66.2, Long -23.3

Other: Passed large ice-berg

 

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LOG BOOK – APRIL 1916

 

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1 April 1916

Lat 66.2, Long -23.2

Ship: Engaged: N/A: Challenged strange vessel, no reply

Ship: Sighted: Vessel burning

Other: 0.33 40revs Switched on navigation lights, telegraphs to "stand by" Challenged strange ship , no reply. Closed water tight doors

Other: 2.30 General quarters, commenced 2pt zig zag ev 10mins. Sighted vessel burning navigation lights, afterwards discovered to be Mantua

Other: 9.15 Mantua replied to our challenge

 

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2 April 1916

Lat 66.0, Long -21.2

Place: Sighted: Ondverdarnes Lighthouse: abeam

 

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3 April 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -20.0

Ship: Met: FYLLA

Ship: Met: PERICLES H131

Ship: Met: STAUDREY

Ship: Met: VULCANA GY27

 

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4 April 1916

Lat 62.4, Long -14.1

Ship: Met: Steam trawler "Salacon" GY55

Ship: Met: SS Flora (Norwegian)

Ship: Met: HMS Alsatian

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Patria"

 

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5 April 1916

Lat 62.1, Long -7.0

Ship: Met: Dutch Trawler "Anna" IJM34

Place: Sighted: Myggenμs Lighthouse: S20W (true)

Place: Sighted: Kvivig: abeam

Place: Visited: Vestmanna Sund

Place: Sighted: Leinum: abeam

Place: Sighted: Stakken: abeam

Ship: Met: HMS Mantua

Other: 11.00 Entered Vestmanna Sound

Other: Mantua in company

 

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6 April 1916

Place: Busta Voe, No2 Berth

Place: Busta Voe No2 Berth

Place: Busta Voe

Ship: Sighted: HMS Oratava

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Murbie Stack Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Hevden Ness: abeam

Other: Hevden Ness abm. Full abm let go port anchor in 18fths finished with engines

 

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7 April 1916

Place: Busta Voe

Place: Buala Voe

 

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8 April 1916

Place: Busta Voe

Place: Sighted: Hevden Ness: abeam

Place: Sighted: Murbie Stack: abeam

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: abeam

Other: Anchor aweigh, half speed ahd as req'd

Other: 10.15 Forward ammunition shelter carried away

 

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9 April 1916

Lat 61.5, Long -5.1

Other: Observed display of St. Elmo's Lights on fo'c'sle head during heavy squall

Other: Heavy squalls confused sea and swell.

Other: Slow. Wreckage cleared away from forecastle and No.1 hatch battened down.

Other: Obs display of St Elmo's light on Fo'c'sle head during during heavy squall

Other: 5.40 Slow wreckage cleared away from forecastle and No1 hatch.

 

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10 April 1916

Lat 60.1, Long -5.6

Ship: Met: Norwegian Barque "Lapwing"

Ship: Met: SS "Henrik" (Norwegian)

 

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11 April 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -8.3

Ship: Met: Danish SS "Godafoss"

Place: Sighted: Myggenμs Lighthouse: N68E

Place: Sighted: Sydero: abeam - 15 miles

 

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12 April 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -8.1

Other: Snow and hail squalls. Swell from westward

Other: 4.0 Snow and hail squalls. Swell from westwward

 

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13 April 1916

Lat 62.4, Long -7.3

Place: Sighted: Myggenμs Lighthouse: South

 

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14 April 1916

Lat 63.1, Long -8.2

Ship: Met: HMS Orcoma

 

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15 April 1916

Lat 63.8, Long -9.5

Ship: Met: HMS Hildebrand

Person: Other: T.Picton (late Stoker RFR): Effects sold by auction

Person: Other: Signalman Garston RNVR: discharged from cells

Ship: Sighted: HMS Hildebrand

Other: 5.10 Effects of late T. Picton (Stoker RFR) sold by auction realising L1-9-8

 

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16 April 1916

Lat 63.7, Long -9.6

Ship: Met: HM Armed Trawler "Enid"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Hildebrand

Other: Boarded HM Armed trawler ENID H198

Other: Challanged HMS Hildebrand

 

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17 April 1916

Lat 64.0, Long -10.8

Ship: Sighted: HMS Ebro

Ship: Sighted: HMS Orcoma

Other: Shipping light water forward. Moderate Easterly gale, rough sea.

Other: Shipping light water forward, Moderate E'ly gale, rough sea

Other: Challenged HMS Ebro

Other: Replied to Ocoma's challenge

 

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18 April 1916

Lat 62.8, Long -15.8

Ship: Met: Trawler "Martineta" GY505

Ship: Met: Danish Sailing Trawler "Ben Stark" TG38

Ship: Met: Trawler "Leo" GY36

Ship: Met: Trawler "Aquarius" GY76

Other: Inspected trawler ARTINETA GY505

Other: Boarded Danish sailing trawler BEN STARK TG33

Other: Inspected trawler MARTINETE GY505

Other: Boarded Danish sailing trawler "Ben Stark" TG33

Other: Boarded trawler Leo GY36

Other: Boarded trawler Aquarius GY76

 

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19 April 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -15.3

Ship: Met: Trawler "Conan Doyle" H240

Ship: Met: Danish SV "Christian"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway

Other: Rough sea, squally weather.

Other: Inspected trawler Conan Doyle H240

Other: Boarded Danish s.v. Christian. Allowed to proceed.

Other: Challenged and replied to Otway

 

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20 April 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -15.3

Ship: Sighted: Trawler "Courser" GY79: passed

Ship: Met: Trawler "Bona" H855

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Valmont" GY885

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Thomas Stratten" H~

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Aralia" GY37~

Other: Passed trawler "Coursed" GY79

Other: Intercepted trawler BONA H855

Other: Boarded trawler s/s ARALIA GY37

Other: Boarded trawler s/s VALMONT GY885

Other: Boarded trawler s/s THOMAS STRATTEN

 

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21 April 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -15.5

Other: Light easterly wind, snow squalls.

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Cadet" H210

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Stalwart" H213

Ship: Met: Trawler SS "Admiral Cradock" H103

Other: Heavy snow squalls.

Other: Clear weather

Other: Heavy snow squalls. Reduced to 40 revs.

Other: Boarded trawler s/s CADET H210

Other: Boarded trawler s/s STALWART H213

Ship: Met: Admiral Cradock H103

 

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22 April 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -15.0

Other: Weather clear. Visibility 5-6.

Other: Easterly gale with violent snow and hail squalls.

Other: E'ly gale with violent snow and hail squall

Other: Weather clear wis. 5-6

Other: violent snow and haiail

 

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23 April 1916

Lat 60.0, Long -14.0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway

Ship: Sighted: HMS Teutonic

Ship: Sighted: HMS Motagua

Other: Challenged HMS Otway

Other: Challenged HMS Teutonia

Other: Challenged HMS Motoagua

Ship: Met: Oliway

Ship: Met: Teutonia

Ship: Met: Molagua

 

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24 April 1916

Lat 56.3, Long -12.1

Other: Observed steamer without lights

Ship: Engaged: SS "Theseus": fired across vessels bows.

Ship: Sighted: SS "Tuscani"

Place: Sighted: Tory Island Light: S62E

Place: Sighted: Tory Island Light: abeam - 9.5 miles

Other: Obs steamer without lights

Other: Fired across vessels bow

Other: Vessel being a/a Thesues

Other: Signaled s/s Tuscani

Ship: Sighted:

Ship: Engaged

 

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25 April 1916

Place: Glasgow

Place: Glasglow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Place: Sighted: Fanad Point: abeam - 9.5'

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull: abeam

Place: Sighted: Rue Point: abeam

Place: Sighted: Tor Point: abeam

Place: Sighted: Maidens Lighthouse: S78W - 5' (app)

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Pladda: passed

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Elbow: abeam

Place: Sighted: Toward Point: abeam

Person: Boarded: Pilot Mr McGibbon

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: passed

Place: Sighted: Whitefarland Point: passed

Other: Let go starboard anchor.

Place: Sighted: Roseneath beacon: N33W

Place: Sighted: Whitefarland Point: N67W

Other: Anchor aweigh.

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy No.1: abeam

Place: Sighted: Garvel Point: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cardross: abeam

Place: Sighted: Garrison Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Bowling Wharf: abeam

Place: Sighted: Erskine Ferry: abeam

Place: Sighted: Renfrew Ferry: passed

Place: Sighted: Meadowside Light: abeam

Place: Visited: Princes Dock

Other: Made fast in Central Basin.

Other: Let go stabd. anchor 60 fths cable

Other: Anchor aweigh, proceeded up river

Other: Entered Princes Dk. engines and helm as req'd. Made fast in central basin

Other: Anchor a-weigh

Ship: Sighted: Renfrew Ferry

 

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26 April 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk. Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk, Glasgow

 

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27 April 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk. Glasgow

 

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28 April 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk Glasgow

Place: Prince's Dk., Glasgow

 

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29 April 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk. Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk., Glasgow

 

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30 April 1916:

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk. Glasgow

Place: Princes Dk., Glasgow

Other: Left Princes Dock and proceeded down river.

Other: Made fast alongside Merkland Wharf

Other: Left Princes Dock and proceeded down river. Made fast alongside Merkland Wharf

 

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LOG BOOK – MAY 1916

 

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1 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Left ship: one armourers rating

 

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2 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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3 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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4 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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5 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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6 May 1916

Place: Glasgow

Place: GLASGOW

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Cast off from Merklands Wharf, proceeded down river

Place: Sighted: Shieldhall Light: passed

Place: Sighted: Blythswood Light

Place: Sighted: Donalds Quay

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy

Place: Sighted: Whitefarland Point: passed

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: passed

Place: Sighted: Toward Point: abeam

Place: Sighted: Little Cumbrae Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Sanda Island: abeam

Ship: Sighted: HMS "Loyal"

Place: Sighted: Mull of Cantyre: abeam - .75 miles

Other: Cast off from Merklands Wharf proceeded down River assisted by tugs "Flying Swallow and Chieftain

Other: Challenged by HMS Loyal

 

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7 May 1916

Lat 56.0, Long -10.4

Ship: Engaged: H.M.S Alsation: Challenged.

Other: Challenged HMS Alsatian

Other: Passed s/v Hjertnes with armed guard on board. Reports "All Well"

Other: Boarded Dreadnaught of Aberdeen.

 

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8 May 1916

Lat 59.4, Long -14.6

Other: Inspected trawler ARGO

Other: Spoke Swedish s/s NARVIK

Other: Proceeded S22E Signalled oiler Tacalusa

Other: Boarded s/s Naovik, sent to Lenwick with armed guard

Ship: Met: British s/s Devona from Middlesburo to Montreal

Other: Signaled steamer to stop. Fired a shot across steamers bow. Signaled Danish s/s RIGMOR to proceed

Other: Passed Danish S.V.HERTA

 

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9 May 1916

Lat 62.9, Long -15.9

Other: Investigate smoke

Other: Boarded INDIA GY570

Other: Passed trawler STALWART H213

Other: Boarded trawler LADAS GY282

Ship: Met: LADAS

 

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10 May 1916

Lat 62.9, Long -15.6

Other: Boarded s.t. BONA H855 green clearance allowed to proceed

Other: Challenged HMS Gloucestershire

Other: Boarded British S.T. VULCANA GY27

Other: Ship swung for deviations

 

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11 May 1916

Lat 62.6, Long -15.5

Other: Boarded Danish s/s SKALHOLT

Other: Boarded s/t Yorick H49. Green clearance allowed to proceed

Other: Passed sailing trawler HELENE of Langisvary TG306

Other: Spoke s/t COMPANION GN23

Other: Boarded Norwegian s.s. SEIER papers correct Allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded British s/t NAAMAN GY289

Other: Aurora Borealis observed

 

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12 May 1916

Lat 62.9, Long -16.1

Other: Boarded trawler ARALIA Gy371

Other: Challenged HMS Gloucestershire

Other: Spoke sailing trawler FIRDA TG546 (Danish)

Other: Stop, rendezvoused with Gloucestershire

Other: Proceeded

Other: Boarded Danish sailing trawler FRIDA TG546

 

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13 May 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -15.5

Other: Challenged HMS Gloshire

Other: Challenged HMS Glos'shire

 

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14 May 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -14.0

Other: Passed s/t Zaree GY838

Other: Boarded Dutch s/t CAMELIA IJM18 Sent to Leawick mid parker:

Other: Boarded British s.t. LEO GY36. Allowed to proceed

 

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15 May 1916

Lat 63.5, Long -16.2

Other: Boarded Danish S.T. HECCERT.OLAVSSON RE156

Other: Boarded Danish s.t. NJORDUR RE36

Other: Boarded British s.t. LUCY FD24

Other: Boarded British s.t. Lucerne GY1202

Other: Boarded British trawler s/s Connish Castle GY533

 

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16 May 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -16.9

Other: Boarded trawler PERIDOT H234

Other: Boarded Dutch trawler s/s TRIO IJM175 Sent to Lenwick with Mid'n Jacks

Other: Boarded trawler s/s APHELION GY1123

 

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17 May 1916

Lat 62.9, Long -14.2

Other: Stop. Spoke s.t. ANTONIO H990

Other: Boarded British trawler ROBINIO GY1147

 

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18 May 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -5.6

Other: Challenged HMS Alsatian

Other: Boarded s.s. KRISTIANIA FJORD Sent to Kirkwall with armed guard

Ship: Sighted: HMS "Alsatian":

Other: Steering gear broken down

Other: Steering gear repairs completed

Ship: Met: SS Kristiania Fjord: Boarded

 

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19 May 1916

Place: swarbacks miarina

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Other: Let go anchor in No.2 Berth

 

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20 May 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

 

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21 May 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Other: Anchor aweigh/ Hevden Ness abm.. passed through gates, proceeded 72revs

 

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22 May 1916

Lat 61.4, Long -3.0

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s "Hector"

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s Hector .. Papers correct,

 

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23 May 1916

Lat 61.4, Long -10.0

 

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24 May 1916

Lat 61.8, Long -9.8

Other: Challenged HMS Oratava

Other: Boarded British transfer No1107 allowed to proceed:

Other: Challenged HMS Columbella

 

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25 May 1916

Lat 61.6, Long -10.0

Other: Met Norwegian s/s "Nyg" with Columbella's armed guard

Other: Met Norwegian s/s NYG with COlumbella's armed guard

 

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26 May 1916

Lat 56.6, Long -14.2

Other: Boarded Danish schooner "Irene" Send Stornoway with armed guard

Other

Other: Boarded s.t. Kincott A263

Other: Boarded Danish Schooner Irene. Sent Stornoway with armed guard

Other: Boarded Norwegian "FERM", sent to Stoanoway with armed guard

 

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27 May 1916

Lat 55.4, Long -14.3

Ship: Met: Norwegian "Ferm"

Other: Challenged vessel without lights, No reply

Other: Strange vessel not sighted again

 

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28 May 1916

Lat 56.3, Long -15.8

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patuca

Ship: Sighted: SS "Sicilian"

Other: Challenged HMS Patrica, replied

Other: Signaled s/s SICILIAN bound for Montreal

 

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29 May 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -15.7

Other: Challenged HMS Patuca

Other: Boarded British s/s DARWIN, allowed to proceed

 

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30 May 1916

Lat 56.4, Long -14.9

Ship: Met: SS Darwin

 

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31 May 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -15.7

Other: Signaled s/s Stoathdee. clearence flag, allowed to proceed

 

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LOG BOOK – JUNE 1916

 

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1 June 1916

Lat 56.4, Long -11.2

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Themisto"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patuca

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s Lhenislo

Place: Sighted: Barra Lt: abm N55E log 35.2'

Other: Challenged HMS "RIGHT WHALE

Other: Challenged HMS PATUEA

 

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2 June 1916

Lat 58.8, Long -2.8

Other: Challenged armed trawler

Other: Made our Pendant's to C. Wrath

Place: Sighted: C Wrath: abm

Other: Replied to challenge by Dunnet Hq

Other: Hevden Ness abm. Let go port anchor in No. 1 Beth

 

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3 June 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Other: Anchor aweigh , 1/2 ahd starb

 

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4 June 1916

Lat 60.0, Long -8.3

Other: Challenged HMS Leutonic

Other: Boarded Norwegian barge "WHINLATTEN" Supplied her with two days stones, sent to Levwide with Mid. Beatty

 

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5 June 1916

Lat 59.9, Long -8.4

Other: Spoke Danish s/s United States westbound flying correct clearence flay

Other: Signaled s/s Stanford, shields to Delaware. Flying correct clearance flag

Other: Signalled Norwegian s/s Bratland flying clearence flag.

Other: Passed s.v. Whinlatter

 

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6 June 1916

Lat 59.8, Long -7.9

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s Ubberogen, sent to Kirkwall with Sub Lt Potts

 

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7 June 1916

Lat 60.3, Long -4.5

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s Bellatoria. Sent to Kerkwall with sub Lt.Young

 

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8 June 1916

Lat 60.0, Long -8.2

Ship: Sighted: Dutch SS "Winterswyk"

Ship: Sighted: "Epsilon"

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian SS "Sommerstad"

Ship: Met: Danish SS "Nellie"

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Imo"

Ship: Met: Danish Whaler "Und"

Other: Boarded Danish whaler UND

Other: Signaled Dutch s/s Winterswyk Epsilon and Norwegian s/s Sommestad all flying correct clearence flags

Other: Boarded Danish s/s Nellie with armed guard on board from "Andes"

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s IMO outward bound, ballast

 

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9 June 1916

Lat 59.7, Long -8.4

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patuca

Ship: Sighted: HMS Orotava

Ship: Sighted: HMS Victorian

Ship: Met: Danish Motor Ship "Oregon"

Other: Challenged HMS Patuca

Other: Signalled Danish s/s Europa with armed guard on board

Other: Replied to HMS Octavia's Challenge

Other: Challenged HMS Victorian

Other: Boarded Danish motor slip Oregon. Sent to Kiskwall with armed guard

 

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10 June 1916

Lat 60.2, Long -7.9

Ship: Met: British SS "Halifax" GY442

Other: Boarded British s/s Halifax GY442

Other: Passed dead sea-gull.

 

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11 June 1916

Lat 60.1, Long -8.4

Ship: Met: Danish Schooner "Katarine"

Ship: Met: British Trawler SS "Fermo" GY773

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

 

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12 June 1916

Lat 58.1, Long -12.3

Ship: Sighted: SS Waaldyke

Ship: Met: British SS "Huelva"

Ship: Met: HMS Motagua

Ship: Sighted: HMS Victorian

 

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13 June 1916

Lat 56.8, Long -11.6

 

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14 June 1916

Lat 57.0, Long -9.1

Place: Sighted: Waternish Point: abeam -- 3.5 miles

Place: Sighted: Eilean Trodday Lighthouse: abeam - 1'

Other: Let go port anchor, 60fhs cable in 15 fths water

Place: Sighted: Hebrides: 868E

 

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15 June 1916

Place: Lock Ewe

Place: Loch Ewe

Lat 57.8, Long -5.7

 

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16 June 1916

Place: Loch Ewe

Lat 57.8, Long -5.7

 

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17 June 1916

Place: Loch Ewe

Lat 57.8, Long -5.7

Ship: Sighted: HMS Minotaur: anchored

Ship: Sighted: HMS Orotava: anchored

Place: Sighted: Eilean Trodday Lighthouse: abeam 1 mile

Place: Sighted: Rudh Re: abeam

Other: Anchor aweigh

 

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18 June 1916

Lat 57.2, Long -9.4

Ship: Sighted: Swedish SS "Sagoland"

Place: Sighted: Ushenish Light: abeam

Other: Signaled Swedish s/s Sagoland, flying clearence flag

 

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19 June 1916

Lat 60.8, Long -14.1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Mantua

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Other: visibility decreased to about 5 miles all around

Other: Challenged by and replied to Mantia

Other: Challenged HMS Alsatian

Ship: Met: meplud Manhte

Place: Visited: pt. Zig Zag

Place: Visited: Zig Zag lag 15

Other: Velocity decreased to about 5 miles all round

 

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20 June 1916

Lat 60.4, Long -13.2

Ship: Met: Danish General Consul Paulsen

Ship: Met: HMS Mantua

Ship: Sighted: HMS Changuinola

Other: Boarded Danish s/s General Consul Paulsen sent to Kirkwall (Sub Lt. Potts only)

Other: Challenged HMS Mantua

Other: Challenged HMS Changunola

 

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21 June 1916

Lat 59.0, Long -13.1

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22 June 1916

Lat 59.0, Long -13.1

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Mexicano":

Other: Boarded Norwegian Msocicans, sent to Kirkwall with armed guard (Sub Lt May)

 

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23 June 1916

Lat 59.2, Long -12.2

Ship: Met: British SS "Cleveland Range"

Ship: Sighted: Dutch SS Larenberg

Ship: Met: Dutch SS Mydrecht

Ship: Met: British SS "Lowther Range"

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Octmarssom"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway

Other: Boarded "Lowther Range" again when reported passing mine in 58 26 N 10 02 W

Other: Boarded British s/s Cleveland Range green clearance, allowed to proceed

Other: Signaled Dutch s/s Lavenberg. Flying correct clearence flag.

Other: Stop. Spoke to Dutch s/s Mydnecht. Flying correct clearence flag

Other: Stopped Boarded British s/s Lowther Range.

Other: Signalled Dutch s/s Octaossom.

Other: Stop. Boarded Lowther Range again when reported passing mine in 58.26 n 10.02 w

Ship: Met: Cleveland Range

Ship: Met: Larenberg

Ship: Met: Hijdrecht

Other: Dropped target 10:20. Commenced "Aiming Rifle Practice"

Other: Picked up target

Ship: Met: Lowrher Range

Ship: Sighted: Octmareson: 58 50N

Ship: Met: Lowther Range

Other: Boarded Lowther Range again when reported passing mine in 58 26N 10 02W

Other: circled round box in water

Ship: Engaged: M.S. Otway: "Challlenged"?

 

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24 June 1916

Lat 58.6, Long -14.0

Ship: Met: American SS "Wico"

Ship: Sighted: SS Kentucky (Danish)

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway

Ship: Sighted: Russian Barque "Benor": passed

Other: Boarded American s/s Wico. Sent Kirkwall armed guard (Sub Lt Nasimyth

Other: Passed s/s Kentucky (Danish) flying correct flag

Ship: Met: WICO

Other: Sent Kirwkwall armed gaurd (Sub Lt Nasmyth)

Ship: Sighted: SS Kentucky

Other: Stopped to pick up cask

Other: Challenged HMS Otiway.... (off edge of scanned page)

Ship: Sighted: BENOR: 58 02N 12 22W

 

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25 June 1916

Lat 55.5, Long -9.9

Ship: Sighted: HM Minesweepers "St.Johns" and "Vale of Lennox"

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull: abeam

Place: Sighted: Rue Point (Rathlin Island): abeam

Place: Sighted: Maidens Light: abeam

Other: Stopped and picked up fishermans bouy.

Other: Passed s/s San Francisco bound to Block Is.

 

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26 June 1916

Place: Into Princes Dock

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam

Place: Sighted: Pladda Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Rashielee Light: abeam

Place: Visited: Princes Dock

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: S14W

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: N84W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath beacon: N60W

Other: Made fast in Princes dock N Basin

Other: NOT READIBLE

Ship: Engaged: Kenbock:

Person: Boarded: Mitnason

Person: Other: Piltote: Let go of the tiller

Ship: Sighted: Cruisa:

Other: Change of pilot with the help of the steam tug Sarnson

Person: Boarded: Princes

Other: Parcel through gak log handelling

Other: Hands employed as required

Other: Leave to start watch until noon 6

Other: Leave to 1st part port watch until yam

Other: Confidential books bougt

 

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27 June 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: shore gangs coaling ship

Other: Hands employed as required

Other: confidential books correct

Person: Disciplined: Sating: discharged to prison

Other: Armed guard rejoined ship

Other: 10 tonnes of coal brought on bord

Other: Hands employed painting ship as required

Other: Leave to 2ed port. Port watch until yank

Other: Confidential books correct

 

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28 June 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Shore gangs coaling throughout the night

Other: Confidential books correct

Other: Shore hands coaling

Other: G.R.N.R. Satings joined ship from R.N, barracks

Other: Hands painting ship

Other: Nasmyth armed guard reyjoined ship

 

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29 June 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Shifted ship to No:12 Berth North

Other: Shore gangs coaling

Other: Coaling completed

Place: Visited: Confidential books correct

Other: Embarking stores from R.N Debot

Place: Visited: Portsmouth

Person: Left ship: 5 R.NR. ABs to R.N. barracks

Other: Hands required to take on stocks

Other: Leaave 2ed part. Port watch until yam

Other: Confidential books correct

 

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30 June 1916

Place: Glasgow

Place: Portsmouth

Lat 50.8, Long -1.1

Other: Confidential books correct

Other: Hands enployed painting ship side

Other: Embarking stores

Other: Hands emabarrking stores and painting ships side

Person: Boarded: A Mough Commander

 

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LOG BOOK – JULY 1916

 

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1 July 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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2 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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3 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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4 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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5 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)\

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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6 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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7 July 1916

Place: Glasgow (Princes Dock)

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: S9E

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: N86W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath beacon: N48W

Other: Left wharf assisted by tugs "Cruiser and Warrior"

Other: Port Glasgow Lt abm. Tug Cruiser cast off

Other: Let go port anchor 45 fths cable in 23 fths water

Other: Tug warrior left with workmen from foward magazine

 

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8 July 1916

Lat 55.4, Long -8.2

Other: (Summer Time) Struck 7 bells & put all clocks back 1 hour.

Place: Sighted: Little Cumbrae Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam

Ship: Sighted: Kildonan

Place: Sighted: Pladda Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam

Place: Sighted: Maidens Light: passed

Ship: Met: HM Destroyer "Garry"

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull: abeam

Other: 12.30 (Summer Time) struck 7 bells and put all clocks back 1 hour. 11:30 GMT

 

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9 July 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -12.4

Ship: Met: British SS Lakonia

Other: Challenged HMS Otway

Other: Boarded British s/s Lakonia All correct Allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: S.S. "Lakonia"

 

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10 July 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -12.4

Ship: Sighted: HMS Andes

Ship: Met: HMS Andes

Other: Challenged HMS Andes

Ship: Met: H.M.S. "Andes"

Other: 5.45 Warrant No 7 read out.

 

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11 July 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -12.8

 

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12 July 1916

Lat 58.5, Long -10.4

Ship: Met: Norwegian SV +Lin

Ship: Met: Norwegian SV "Mountain Laurel"

Ship: Met: Norwegian Barque "Lapwing"

Ship: Met: Danish SV "Activ"

Ship: Met: British Steam Trawler "Mannofied" A526

Other: Spoke Dutch s/s Moerdijk westbound flying correct clearence flag

Other: Boarded British s/t Mannsfield 4525

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/v Elin. all correct, allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/v Mountain Laurel

Other: Boarded Norwegian Bargue Lapwing. all correct allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Danish s/v Activ. Allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: S.S. "Moerdijk"

Ship: Met: "Mannofiord"

Ship: Met: S/V "Elin"

Ship: Met: "Lapwing"

 

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13 July 1916

Lat 59.8, Long -7.5

Ship: Met: Danish SS "Adonis"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Champagne

Ship: Met: Dutch SS Parkhaven

Other: Boarded Danish s/s Adonis. All correct. Allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: S.S. "Adonis"

Ship: Met: H.M.S. "Chompagne"

Ship: Met: S/S. "Packhaven"

 

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14 July 1916

Lat 59.1, Long -8.8

Ship: Met: USA SS "Chemung"

Other: Stopped lowered seaboat and picked large log of wood appearently part of vessel.

Other: Stopped, Boarded USA s/s Chemung sent to kirkwall armed guard (Sub lt Nasmyth)

 

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15 July 1916

Lat 59.3, Long -8.5

Ship: Met: British SS Teakwood

Ship: Met: Trawler "Sea Lion"

Ship: Met: Trawler "Gurth"

Other: Switched on navigation lights on account of very thick fog & reduced to 40 revs

Other: Spoke British s/s Teakwood, escorted by armed Trawlers "Sea Lion" andd "Gwrth"

 

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16 July 1916

Lat 59.9, Long -7.7

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS Avona

Ship: Met: HMS Motagua

Ship: Met: British SS Vienna

Ship: Sighted: Danish SS "London": passed

Ship: Sighted: HMS Almanzora

Other: Stopped boarded Norwegian s/s Avona, all correct

 

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17 July 1916

Lat 59.5, Long -8.4

Ship: Met: SS "Sark"

Ship: Met: Danish SS "Alf"

Ship: Met: Norwegian SV "Ebros"

Ship: Met: Russian SV "Alide"

Ship: Met: French SV "St.Joseph"

Other: Stopped, Boarded s/s Sark , New York to Christiania, sent to Lenwick with armed guard

Other: Stopped, Boarded Danish s/s "Alf", sent to Kirkwall with armed guard.

Other: Spoke Norwegian s/v "Ebros" with armed guard aboard, proceeded

Other: Stopped, Boarded Russian s/s "Alide", boat returned. Proceeded

Other: Boarded French s/v "St Joseph", proceeded

Person: Other: Number on Sick List-2: 2 people sick

 

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18 July 1916

Lat 59.1, Long -8.9

Ship: Sighted: SS Petrolite: passed

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Andijk"

Other: Passed s/s Petrolite with armed guard aboard

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s "Andijk", Sent to Kirwall with armed guard

Other: Al and B. guns secured

Ship: Sighted: Passed S/S "Petro Lite" with armed guard aboard.: 41-8-log

 

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19 July 1916

Lat 58.3, Long -12.3

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Jotunejell"

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s "Jotunfjell", Sent to Kirkwall with armed guard

 

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20 July 1916

Lat 58.4, Long -13.5

Ship: Met: Russian SS Tourga

Ship: Sighted: HMS Columbella

Other: 0.55 Seaboat away and boardedd Russian S/S "Tourgai"

Ship: Sighted: Tourgai: 58.22n 14.9w

Other: 1.50 Boat returned vessel allowed to proceed course S78E pt L.L.

Other: 4.25 Replied to HMS Columbella's challeng

 

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21 July 1916

Lat 58.4, Long -13.6

Other: fog

Other: fog lifted

Ship: Sighted: Dutch SS "Gamma": S60W 65 revs log 47.8

Ship: Sighted: Dutch SS "Gamma"

Other: 12.29 40 revs 2 pt L.L. log 3-8

Other: 1.00 30 revs steady course owing to fog

Other: 4.20 Fog lifted 40 revs 2 pt L-L

Other: 6.20 Passed Dutch S/S Gamma flying correct clearance flay

 

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22 July 1915

Other: [faulty scan]

Other: Page scanned wrong.... no further data can be gathered

 

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22 July 1916

Ship: Met: HMS Patuca

Person: Boarded: James Frederick

Other: commenced sounding

Other: [faulty scan]

 

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Other: [faulty scan]

 

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23 July 1916

Lat 61.3, Long -6.3

Ship: Met: British trawler "Helvitia"

Ship: Met: British trawler "Strathdon"

Other: [faulty scan]

Place: Sighted: Land: n25e

Ship: Sighted: Helvitia: 61.30n 6.31w

 

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24 July 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Place: Swarback Suinm

Place: Swarbacks. Minn.

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: abeam dist 3.5'

Place: Sighted: Murbie Stack Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Lt: abm 3 1/2 '

Other: Passed through boom defence, dropped anchor in No.1 berth 9 fthms

Other: Coaling ship

Other: 12.57 72 revs. 1.00 a/c S 33 E 2pt LL log 435

Other: 2.15 Steady course S 33 E log 63.0.

Other: 2.25 a/c S 22 E log 65.4 2.32 S 20 E log 67.2

Other: 2.34 Estaness Lt atm Aust 3'/2'.

Other: 3.14 Murbie Stacks Lt atm

Other: 3.26 Passed through boom defence.

Other: 3.42 Dropped (anchor symbol) in Hol teeth gofthms cable in 14 1/2 fms water.

Other: 5.00 Called out all hands to prepare for coating ship.

Other: 5.45 Collins Wychwood (Prt) & Cairnwin (Starbd) alongside.

Other: 8.00 Commenced coating.

Other: 10.00 4 Armed Guard officers Sub Lts. Nasmyth - Young Man & RAd & 2 ratings returned from Gibraltar

Other: 11.00 Discharged 1 Warrant Telegraphist to Gloucestershire.

Other: Ceased coating for dinner

Other: 1.00 Resumed coating

Other: 4.00 Ceased coating for tea.

Other: 4.30 Resumed coating.

Other: 6.30 Ceased coating for the day.

Other: 7.45 Mid. Beatty (armed) guard officer returned.

 

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25 July 1916

Place: Swarback Minn

Place: Swarbacks Quin

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Person: Other: Sub Lt Fairnie: Transferred to HMS Fiona

Other: 7.35 Commenced coating.

Other: 8.45 Sub Lt. Faunie Hansferred to HMS "Fiana." for leave.

Other: Ceased coating for dinner.

Other: 1.00 Resumed coating

Other: 4.00 Completed coating Hands & sea

Other: 4.35 Hands employed cleaning ship. Coiliers "Wyehwood" & "Cairnidria" left.

 

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26 July 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Place: Swarbacks Gninn

Place: Swarbacks Minn.

Place: Sighted: Murbie Stacks: abeam

Other: Anchor aweigh, 1/2 speed ahead 40revs.

Other: Passed through gate, steadied S87W 60revs

Other: 7.00 Hands employed cleaning ship.

Other: 2.00 Landed Liberty men.

Other: 6.00 Liberty men returned

Other: 7.20 Shortened cable to 30 fms.

Other: 7.55 Engines Telegraphs rung Standby

Other: 8.7 (anchor symbol) aweigh 1/2 speed ahead (something)

Other: 8.52 Passed through gate

Other: 9.00 Steadied S 87 W log streamed to news. 9.02 Hard a port 9.06 Steadied N 52 W 9.13 Mubie Stacks atm. 9.17 a/e N 35 W 9.20 40 revs

Other: 9.35 Telegraphs at Hand by owing to log. 11.03 60 revs. Telegraphs 1/2 speed by 18.1 11.05 72 revs 11.07 Commensed spt progressive L. L.

 

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27 July 1916

Lat 60.8, Long -7.1

Ship: Met: British Steam Trawler "Emerald"

Ship: Met: HMS Hildebrand

Other: Boarded British s/t "Emerald". Proceeded

Ship: Met: Challenged HMS Hildebrand

Ship: Met: Stop. Sent boat to HMS Hildebrand

 

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28 July 1916

Place: 10 00W

Lat 60.4, Long -10.0

Ship: Met: British Trawler SS "Fort William"

 

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29 July 1916

Lat 60.2, Long -10.0

 

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30 July 1916

Place: At Sea

Lat 60.2, Long -9.6

Ship: Met: Danish s/v "Ceres"

Other: Boarded Danish s/v "Ceres", all correct, allowed to proceed

 

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31 July 1916

Place: At Sea

Lat 60.4, Long -9.9

Ship: Met: British SS "Edenmore"

 

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LOG BOOK – AUGUST 1916

 

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1 August 1916

Place: At Sea

Lat 60.3, Long -10.1

Other: Ship pitching easily to confused swell taking light water forward

Other: Ship pitching easily to confused swell taking light water for'ard.

 

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2 August 1916

Place: At Sea

Lat 60.4, Long -9.9

Ship: Met: Danish SS "Wladimir Sawin"

Other: Boarded Danish s/s "Wladimir Sawin" sent to Kirkwall with armed guard

Other: 10.00 Divisions, firayers & hands to collision stations.

Other: 4.35 Seaboat away & boarded Danish S/S "Wladimir Sawin"

 

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3 August 1916

Place: At Sea

Lat 60.3, Long -10.0

Ship: Sighted: HMS Columbella

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Aljenib"

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s "Aljenib", allowed to proceed

Other: 9.30 heavy fog descending.

 

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4 August 1916

Lat 59.6, Long -9.6

Other: 4:48 Fog thickening stopped L.L.

Other: 6.00 Fog lifted 2pt L.L. 44 revs

Other: 7.00 Fog setting in straight course

 

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5 August 1916

Lat 59.3, Long -12.1

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Firda"

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Kolaastind"

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Sloterdijk"

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s "Firda" All correct allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s "Kolastind", allowed to proceed.

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s "Sloterdijk", sent to Kirkwall with armed guard.

Ship: Met: HMS Columbella

Ship: Met: Norwegian S/S "Firda": Boarded

Ship: Met: Norwegian S/S "Kolaastind"

Ship: Met: Dutch S/S/ "Sloterdijk"

 

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6 August 1916

Lat 59.0, Long -13.1

Other: 3.00 44 revs

Other: 5.00 a/c N 83 W 2pt L.L

Other: 2.15 a/c S 80 W 2pt L.L log 90.9

Other: 5.0 a/c S 79 E 2pt LL

 

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7 August 1916

Lat 59.1, Long -12.3

Ship: Met: HMS "Alsatian"

Person: Boarded: Admiral Tupper

Person: Left ship: Admiral Tupper

Ship: Met: HMS "Teutonic"

Ship: Met: HMS Alsatian

Ship: Sighted: HMS Teutonic

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Other: 0.45 Remained on started leg. S 57 E log 87.5

Other: 1.00 a/c N 68 E log 89.8

Other: 2.0 Resumed original course S 79 E 2pt LL

Other: 3.30 a/c N 83 W 2pt L-L log 13.0

Other: 7.50 Challenged HMS Alsatar

Other: 8.15 a/c ENE 65 revs

Other: 8.35 a/c S 58 E

Other: 9.12 Mean course S 58 E

Other: 9.15 a/c S 36 E

Other: 10.0 Alsatian's boat alongside

Other: 10.11 Admiral Tupper aboard

Other: 10.20 Admiral's Inspection

Other: 10.55 Commenced 6" firing practice. Helm and engine as req'd

Other: 11.55 Ceased firing

Other: 12.27 Proceeded S 80 E 72 revs

Other: 1.15 Stopped and lowered Admirals seaboat. Admiral left ship.

Other: 1.40 40 revs taking station 2 miles astern of flagship course S80W

Other: 8.20 Challenged HMS Tutonic

Other: 10.40 Challenged by and replied to HMS Alsatiar

 

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8 August 1916

Lat 59.0, Long -7.5

Place: Sighted: A Tree on Ewe Island: N33W

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Light: abeam dist 3.5'

Place: Sighted: Tiumpan Head: abeam dist 3.75'

Place: Sighted: Gualann More: S81W

Place: Sighted: Aultbea Wharf Light: N12E

Other: 1.15 to 1.45 Stayed on Port leg of L-L

Other: 1.45 Starbd leg

Other: 7.45 Steered mean course owing to fog. log +3.1

Other: 8.24 Stop Heard steamers fog horn on starb bow

Other: 8.29 Resumed course S42E telegraphs at "Stand by"

Other: 11.15 Fog cleared. Telegraphs 1/2 speed commenced 2 pt prog ressve L-L

Other: 2.20 a/c SW to examine object in water. log 44.6

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Lt Ho.: abm dist 3 1/2'

Other: 7.15 Replied to challenge by Rhu Con W.S.S

Other: 7.52 Let go Port anchor in 13 fms water. 60 fms cable out

Other: 8.03 Secured cable and finished with engines

 

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9 August 1916

Place: Loch Ewe

Lat 57.8, Long -5.7

 

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10 August 1916

Place: Loch Ewe

Lat 57.8, Long -5.7

Other: Anchor aweigh.

Other: 8.22 Anchor aweigh

Other: 9.24 Passed through boom defence gate

Other: 9.44 course N6E log streamed slow ahead both

 

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11 August 1916

Lat 59.4, Long -8.5

Other: 0.30 Increased to 50 revs. Telegraph rung "Stand by"

Other: 1.00 Commenced sounding

Other: 4.00 a/c N50W

Other: 7.50 Weather cleared slightly. Telegraph rung to half speed.

Other: 9.58 1/2 ahd both circling at rendevous looking for "Alsatian". Visibility 3-4 miles

 

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12 August 1916

Lat 60.5, Long -10.1

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Bellotrix"

Ship: Sighted: Alsatian: keeping company

Other: 1.05 Replied to challenge by HMS "Alsatian". Stop both engines and helm as req'd for keeping company with flagship

Other: 1.33 1/2 ahead both. Took up position 2 miles on Flagships stabd beam course NE

Other: 4.00 Ship pitching to confused sea and swell

Other: 7.30 Hard-a-port 65 revs to close steamer

Other: 4.53 Boat away and boarded Norwigian s/s "Bellotrix" lat 60.19N long 10.51W Sent Kirkwall with Sub Lt Fairnie

Other: 8.24 Proceeded S88E 40revs

 

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13 August 1916

Lat 60.4, Long -9.4

Ship: Met: British ST "St. Bernard"

Ship: Sighted: British Trawler "Nellie Bruce": passed

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian SS "Bellotrix": passed

Place: Sighted: HMS Orcoma

Other: 2.57 Stop both

Other: 3.05 Boat away and boarded British S/T "St Bernard". Lat 60.38 long 8.59w allowed to proceed. Engines helm as req'd

Other: 5.25 a/c S45E to close steamer

Ship: Sighted: British trawler "Nellie Bruce": Lat 61.15 n 8.10w

Other: 6.48 a/c N65W 65 revs to close steamer

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian s/s "Bellatrix" with armed guard aboard.: passed by

Other: 2.20 Challenged HMS Orecoma

Other: 4.43 Hard a-port to examine object.... (fishermans bouy)

 

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14 August 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -10.1

Other: 3.00 40 revs "Stand by" on telegraph, steered mean course owing to fog

Other: 3.40 Weather cleared 60 revs

 

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15 August 1916

Lat 60.5, Long -10.5

Ship: Met: HMS Andes

Other: Challenged HMS Andes

Other: Boat away HMS Andes

Other: Challenged HMS Aloation

 

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16 August 1916

Lat 60.3, Long -9.6

Ship: Met: British ST "Anzac"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Gloucestershire

Ship: Met: Danish SV "Delos"

Other: Foggy, steered mean course. reduced to 40revs

Other: Boarded British s/t Anzac flying correct clearance flag,

Other: Challenged HMS Gloucestershire

Other: Boarded Danish s/v Delos, allowed to prceed

 

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17 August 1916

Lat 61.1, Long -8.5

Ship: Met: Danish Whaler (Steam) "Urd"

Ship: Met: Danish Whaler "Ebil"

Ship: Sighted: Trawler "St.Dennis" H228: passed

Ship: Met: HMS Patia

Other: Boarded Danish whaler (steam) URD, allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Danish whaler EGIL, allowed to proceed.

 

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18 August 1916

Lat 56.5, Long -12.2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Destroyer "Thorn"

Person: Died: Robert French, Petty Officer RFR ON: Haemorrahage following cancer of the Stomach

Person: Died: Robert French PO RLR ON: Stomach Cancer

Other: Challenged HMS Distroyer THORN, escorting steamer

 

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19 August 1916

Place: Sea

Lat 55.0, Long -10.0

Person: Other: late Robert French, Petty Officer RFR ON 138240: committed to the deep

Ship: Met: Swedish SS "Australic"

Ship: Met: Norwegian Barque "Alcyon"

Other: Stopped and committed to the deep the body of the late Robert French, Petty Officer. RFR ON 138240 Lat 56.22n Long 11.17w r.i.p.

Other: Boarded Sweedish s/s AUSTRALIC, all correct, allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Norwegian barge ALCYON, sent Lerwick armed guard

Other: 3.00 Increased to 60 revs.

Other: 5.00 a/c S 24 P~ 2pt L-Lag

Person: Died: Petty Officer Robert French: not stated

Other: 9.20 Proceeded S 24 E 2pt L. Lag to ~ ~ a/c N 7 W 2pt L L.

Other: 1.29 a/c N 85 W to close steamers

Other: 1.30 Stop both 1.33 Brat away ~ Swedish 8/~ "Australic" Lat 55 degrees 54' N Long 10 degrees 57' W. Engines & helm as Kg All c~ct allowed to proceed.

Other: 2.14 Proceeded N 16 W. 60 revs log streamed. 2.30 Commenced 2pt L L

Other: 8.15 a/c N 38 W to close ~ ~ 2pt L. L. 9.37 a/c N 12 E log 53.0

Other: 10.00 2 pt L. L. 10.34 a/c North

Other: 10.39 a/c N 12 E 10.41 a/c N 23 E

Other: 10.47 Stopped log handed Boatawayboarded NOrwegian barque "Alcyon" sent Lerwick armed guard (~ ~) Lat 57. degrees 03' N Long 12. degrees 32' W

Other: 11.46 Proceeded 50 revs. S 24 E log streamed

Other: 2pt. L. Lag.

 

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20 August 1916

Place: Sea

Lat 56.0, Long -11.0

Ship: Met: Danish SV "Rjukan"

Other: Observed brilliant display of Aurora Borealis.

Other: Boarded Danish s/v RJUKAN, sent to Stornoway with armed guard

Other: Obscured brilliant display of Aurora Borealis.

Other: 3.00 Increased to 60 revs.:

Other: 8.00 a/c N 29 W 2pt L. L.

Other: 10.30 Remained on Starbd. leg of L. Lag to close sailing vessel.

Other: 11.21 a/c N 35 W tog 3.2 11.25 ap N 25 W.

Other: 11.38 Stopped log Landed 11.42 Boat away & boarded Danish SN. "RJUKAN" Lat 56 degrees 40' W Long 11 degrees 10' W. Sent Stowaway with armed guard (Lat Lt P~).

Other: 0.13 Boat returned. proceeded S 22 E 2pt L. Lag to close steamer. 60 revs

Other: 0.20 a/c S 44 E 0.30 a/c South.

Other: 12.56 Hard-a-port 50 revs. Passed steamer flying correct clearancee flag.

Other: 1.03 Steady on N 55 W 2pt L. Lag. log 15-6.

Other: 6.30 a/c S 21 E 2pt L. Lag log 20.0

 

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21 August 1916

Lat 56.4, Long -12.3

Other: 12.42 Increased to 60 revs

Other: 2.00 N32W 2pt L-Lag

Other: 6.00 Reduced to 50 revs

Other: 9.00 a/c S26E 2pt L-Lag.

Other: 10.00 Divisions, prayers and GQ's and proceeded to carry out 1" aiming rifle practice

Other: 10.00 Stopped and dropped target

Other: 10.40 opened fire

Other: 11.53 Ceased firing

Other: 11.59 Picked up target and proceeded S33E 2pt LLag 50revs log streamed

 

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22 August 1916

Lat 56.3, Long -11.1

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Merak"

Other: 11.34 a/c NNE log96.5. Passed Romainian steamer fling correct clearance flay

Other: 0.20 a/c N60E log7.1 2pt L-Lag

Other: 0.28 Hard-a-starboard

Other: 0.30 Stopped

Other: 0.37 Boat away and boarded Dutch s/s "Merak" lat 56.39N long 11.11W engines and helm as req. Sent Stoonoway armed guard (SubLt Gres

Other: 1.09 Proceeded N54W 2pt L.Lag 50revs log streamed

 

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23 August 1916

Lat 56.5, Long -12.1

Ship: Met: HMS Hilary

Other: 6.55 Challenged "HMS Hilary"

Other: 7.27 Stopped

Other: 7.30 Boat away to "Hillary"

Other: 7.45 Boat returned with armed guards (SubLt's May and Gairnie)

 

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24 August 1916

Lat 56.1, Long -11.0

 

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25 August 1916

Lat 56.4, Long -12.2

Ship: Met: Swedish SS "Hellenic"

Other: 6.05 a/c south

Other: 6.22 Stopped log landed

Other: 6.25 Boat away and boarded Swedish s/s "Hellenic" Lat 55.58 N Long 10.59 W allowed to proceed.

 

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26 August 1916

Lat 55.5, Long -10.2

Ship: Met: Columbella

Place: Sighted: Tory Island Light: abeam

Other: Advanced clocks 1/4 hour

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull: abeam

Place: Sighted: Altacarry Light: abeam

Other: Clocks advanced 1/4 hour

Place: Sighted: Mull of Cantyre: abeam

Other: advanced all clocks 1/4 hour

Other: 5.50 Replied to Columbellias challenge

Other: 5.52 Hard-a-port to close on Columbella..

Other: 6.08 Stopped log landed boat, left for Bolumbella Lat86.37 N Long 11.57W

Other: 6.37 Boat returned. Proceeded S24E 2pt prog L-L log streamed 42 revs

Other: 2.00 Advanced all clocks 1/3 hour

Other: 7.25 Replied to challengs from Enaline

Other: 10.00 Clocks advanced 1/4 hour. Ships time now British Summer Time

 

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27 August 1916

Place: at sea and in harbour

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam

Place: Sighted: Roseneath Patch Beacon: N69W

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: S2W

Place: Sighted: Ships Head: ESE

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: passed

Place: Sighted: Cardross Light: passed

Other: 0.17 N84W

Place: Sighted: Ailsa: abeam

Other: 3.04 Switched on navigation lights (dimmed)

Other: 4.12 Passed through boom defence

Other: 4.18 Stopped an picked up pilot

Other: 4.28 Proceeded to anchorage under pilots orders

Other: 4.53 Finished with engines

 

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28 August 1916

Place: Princes Dock Glasgow

Place: No 8 berth, Prince's Dock Glasgow

Place: No 8 Berth at Prince's Dock Glasgow

Lat 55.9, Long -4.3

 

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29 August 1916

Place: Glasgow

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

 

 

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30 August 1916

Place: Princes Dock Glasgow

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Lat 55.9, Long -4.3

Other: Ship fast in No.6 berth

 

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31 August 1916

Place: Princes Dock Glasgow

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Lat 55.9, Long -4.3

 

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LOG BOOK – SEPTEMBER 1916

 

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1 September 1916

Place: Princess dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes Dock Glasgow

Lat 55.9, Long -4.3

 

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2 September 1916

Place: Govan DryDock Glasgow

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan Bay dock, Glasgow

Other: Confidential Book Correct

Other: 1.00 HAnds make and mend clothes

Other: 2.00 2nd Part Starbd granted leave

Other: 9.00 Confidential Book Correct

 

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3 September 1916

Place: Glasgow, Govan DRyDock

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan Bay dock, Glasgow

Other: 9.00 Confidential books correct

Other: 10.30 Landed Church Party ( c of E's). R.C's from Hilary Orotava attended service on board

Other: 11.20 Church Parties Left

Other: 1.30 Leave granted to 1st Port Starbd watch

 

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4 September 1916

Place: Glasgow, Govan DryDock

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan Bay dock Glasgow

Other: 8.45 Hands emploted as required

Other: 9.00 Confidential books correct

Other: 4.30 2nd Port Starbd Watch granted leave

 

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5 September 1916

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan bay dock, Glasgow

 

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6 September 1916

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan dry dock Glasgow

 

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7 September 1916

Place: Govan Bay

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan Dry dock, Glasgow

 

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8 September 1916

Place: govan bay

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Govan Dry dock, Glasgow

 

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9 September 1916

Place: Govan Dry Dock, Glasgow

Place: Glasgow

Place: Govan, Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Boarded: Pilot Crighton

Other: Confidential books correct

Other: 3 boys discharged Portsmouth for rating

Other: boy bock filled

Other: discharged armed guard

Other: shipped hawsers and shoves and left dry dock in charge of Pilot Crighton assisted by "Neptune" and Nestor

Ship: Sunk: failed to float

Other: leave granted to Port Watch

 

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10 September 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princes dock Glasgow

Place: Princes bock, Glasgow

Lat 55.9, Long -4.3

Ship: Met: secured ship in No.6 of Princes dock

Other: confidential books correct

Other: boating throughout day and night

Other: leave granted to Starbd Watch and 2nd Part Port.

 

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11 September 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Princesbock, Glasgow

Other: confidential books correct

Other: Visited: four firemen discharged

Other: shore gang coaling throughout

Place: Visited: Port Watch

 

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12 September 1916

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Place: Glasgow

Place: Princesbock, Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: confidential books correct

Other: shore gang coaling throughout

Other: shifted ship

Other: secured leave granted to Starbd. Watch 1st Part Port.

 

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13 September 1916

Place: Princes Dock

Place: Princes dock, Glasgow

Place: Princesbock, Glasgow

Lat 53.4, Long -3.0

Place: Sighted: Roseneath beacon: N42W

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: N86W

Place: Sighted: Powder buoy: N29E

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: passed

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: passed

Other: All clocks put back 1 hour Ships Time GMT

Other: Passed out of Princes dock and proceeded down river

Other: Passed tail of Bank bouy, let go port anchor

Other: confidential books corrected

Person: Boarded: pilot

Other: Passed out of Princesbock and proceeded down river

Other: tug left with shore workmen

Other: tug alongside for Pilot

 

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14 September 1916

Place: Sea

Lat 56.4, Long -7.5

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Pladda Island: abeam

Place: Sighted: Maidens Light: S70W

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull Light: abeam

 

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15 September 1916

Lat 57.9, Long -11.8

Ship: Met: HMS Patia

Other: Repairs to steam steering gear completed & gear connected up.

Other: Hand gear carried away steering south by engines steady course.

Ship: Met: Dutch SS "Themisto"

Other: Steering gear jammed. Ship lending North. Hand steering gear connected. Helm & engines as requisite to close steamer.

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s THEMISIO, sent to Lerwick armed guard.

Other: Hand steering gear carried away, steering souly by engines, steady course.

Other: Repairs to steam steering gear completed and gear connected up.

 

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16 September 1916

Lat 58.0, Long -11.3

Other: boarded a danish schooner

Other: Boarded Danish schooner "M.HAY" lat 58.07n long 00.27w. allowed to proceed

 

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17 September 1916

Lat 58.4, Long -11.6

Other: resumed course

 

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18 September 1916

Lat 59.0, Long -9.5

Other: reduced to 32 revs

 

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19 September 1916

Lat 59.5, Long -9.1

Ship: Met: Brazil (Norwegian)

Ship: Met: Alton

Ship: Met: Glitre (Danish)

Ship: Met: Bonovento (Norwegian)

Other: Passed Norwegian s/s PARAZIL, cleared from Kirkwall, allowed to proceed

Other: Passed British s/s ALTON

Other: Boarded Danish s/v GLITRE lat 59.42n 9.14w. sent Stornoway armed guard

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/v BOAVENTO lat 58.57n 9.18w. Sent Stornoway armed guard

Other: switched off navigation heights

 

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20 September 1916

Lat 59.9, Long -6.2

Ship: Met: Brindilla (USA)

Ship: Met: Batjan (Dutch)

Ship: Met: Hermes

Ship: Met: Krakatau (Dutch)

Ship: Met: Lijldijk (Dutch)

Ship: Met: HMS Repulse

Other: Boarded American s/s BRINDILLA lat 59.26n 8.10w, allowed to proceed

Other: Intercepted Dutch s/s BATJAN cleared from Kirkwall,

Other: Passed s/s HERMES flying correct clearance flag

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s KRAKAIAU lat 59.58n 5.25w allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Dutch s/s LIJLDIJK lat 59.44n 6.31w, sent to Kirkwall armed guard

Other: boarded American

Other: reduced to 50 revs

 

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21 September 1916

Lat 59.4, Long -8.3

Ship: Met: HMS Motagua

Other: 6.00 a/c S75W 2 pt LLag

Other: 6.47 Resumed course

Other: 8.00 a/c S74W 2pt LLag

Other: 12.05 a/c S73W 2pt LLag

Other: 5.30 a/c N79E 2pt LLag

Other: 8.33 Reduced to 50 revs

Other: 10.00 a/c N15E to intercept steamer

Other: 10.15 a/c N31E

Other: 10.31 Increased to 65revs a/c N55W

Other: 10.44 a/c N70W

Other: 11.15 Challanged HMS "Motagva" Reduced to 50revs

Other: 11.20 Proceeded N88E 2pt LLag

Other: increased to 60 revs

Other: reduced to 50 revs

 

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22 September 1916

Lat 59.5, Long -8.6

Ship: Met: Caroline (Sweden)

Other: Ran into fog bank from 5:30PM-8:30PM

Other: 3.25 Increased to 60revs

Other: 6.00 a/c S74W 2pt LLag

Other: 8.00 a/c s73w 2pt LLag

Other: 11.25 Increased to 65 revs

Other: 12.03 a/c N80W 2pt LLag

Other: 12.38 Steadied on mean course owing to mist.

Other: 1.07 Intercepted Swedish s/s "Caroline" flying correct clearance flag

Other: 1.10 Proceeded S3E 2pt LLag 50revs

Other: 3.30 a/c S72W 2pt LLag

Other: 5.30 Run into fog bank. Closed NE doors. Rang "standby" on telegraphs

Other: 6.00 a/c N81E 2pt LLag

Other: 6.43 Fog thickened. Reduced to 30revs

Other: 8.35 Fog lifted. Increased to 50revs

Other: 9.50 a/c west 50 revs

Other: 10.00 a/c S59W 2pt prog LLag

Other: increased to 60 revs

Other: increased to 65 revs

 

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23 September 1916

Lat 58.1, Long -11.3

Other: 30 revs owing to mist

 

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24 September 1916

Lat 58.0, Long -10.5

Ship: Met: Noah (Danish)

Other: Boarded Danish schooner "NOAH" lat 58.11n 12.04w, allowed to proceed

Other: 50 revs

Other: reduced to 40 revs

 

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25 September 1916

Lat 58.1, Long -11.2

Other: increased to 50 revs

Other: reduced to 40 revs

Other: increased to 60 revs

Other: 5.00 Increased to 50 revs

Other: 6.00 ac N88W

Other: 8.00 Reduced to 40 revs

Other: 9.15 a/c N35E

Other: 10.15 a/c West

Other: 10.30 a/c S65E

Other: 11.25 a/c SSW 65revs

Other: 12.00 Increased to 60revs

Other: 12.08 N68W Challenged HMS "Hildebrand"

Other: 12.23 a/c S68W 40revs

Other: 12.30 a/c S40W

Other: 3.00 a/c West

Other: 9.00 a/c S77E

Other: 9.17 a/c N3E 50revs

 

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26 September 1916

Lat 59.4, Long -13.1

Other: switched off navigation lights

 

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27 September 1916

Lat 60.4, Long -9.0

Other: Intercepted Danish s/s "TJALDUR", allowed to proceed

Other: stopped owing to fog, telegraphs to "stand by"

 

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28 September 1916

Place: Port

Place: Sea

Other: finished coaling for night

 

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29 September 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Place: Swarbacks Lninn

Place: Swarbricks Finn

Other: hands commence coaling chip

Other: finished coaling port side

 

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30 September 1916

Place: Swarbacks Minn

Place: Swabacks Grimn

Place: Swabacks Jnimn

Other: Anchor Aweigh, passed through boom defense, increased 72revs

Other: hands employed cleaning ship

Other: commenced heaving up

Other: anchors aweigh

Other: passed through boom defense

Other: increased 72 revs

Other: Fr/T doors closed

 

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LOG BOOK – OCTOBER 1916

 

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1 October 1916

Place: 5.46W

Lat 62.2, Long -5.5

Other: Boarded Norwegiean s/s "Kolaastin", sent Lerwick armed guard.

Other: 10.5 a/c north to close trawler

Other: 10.23 a/c N20W

Other: 10.37 Resumed course N72W passed British trawler "GY357

Other: 11.42 a/c N50W to close steamer

Other: 11.50 a/c N65W

Other: 12.05 Stop both, boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s "Kolaastiro" Lat 62.31 N Long 7.08W, sent Lerivick armed guard (Gnid Parker and two men)

Other: 12.37 Proceeded S89N 2pt LongLat 65 revs

Other: 8.40 a/c N45E 72revs to close steamer.

Other: 9.15 Passed British Steam trawler "Fortuna" GY140

 

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2 October 1916

Lat 62.1, Long -14.4

Other: Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s "Vesla", sent Kirkwall armed guard

Other: Observed brilliant display of Auror Borealis

Other: 7.52 Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s "Vesla" Lat 62.14 N Long 14.42 W sent Kirkwall armed guard

Other: 8.27 Proceeded to close Hildebrand 65 revs

Other: 8.40 Stopped. Boat away to Hildebrand with signal rating

Other: 3.25 Stopped. Boat away and boarded British s/s "Belvedere Castle" Lat 62.56 N Long 15.44 W

 

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3 October 1916

Lat 62.2, Long -14.9

Other: Boat away, boarded Norwegian s/s "Kongshoub"

Other: 11.44 a/c N11E to close steamer. Increased to 65revs

Other: 1.31 Stopped. Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s "Kongskaub" lat 62.22 N Long 14.14 W

 

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4 October 1916

Lat 62.1, Long -14.9

 

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5 October 1916

Lat 61.4, Long -14.3

Other: 10.10 Hard a starboard to examine black object. Passed a large piece of timber

 

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6 October 1916

Lat 61.5, Long -14.4

Other: 3.45 Stop both. Log landed. Waiting at rendevous for "Alsatiar"

 

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7 October 1916

Lat 61.6, Long -14.4

Other: Cylinder of steam steering gear cracked. Proceeded to steer by engines.

Other: Boat away, boarded Norwegian steamer "Activ", sent Kirkwall, armed guard.

Other: 1.09 Boat away and boarded Swedish s/s "Christian IX" Lat 62.19 Long 15.10 given clearance.

Other: 2.53 60 revs. Passed Trawler (British) "Cadet" H210

Other: 3.32 Passed British Trawler "Bridlington" H 1009 reduced to 40 revs

Other: 9.15 Cylinder of steam steering gear cracked. Proceeded to steer by engines

Other: 0.30 a/c S35W to intercept steamer

Other: 1.42 Stopped. Boat away and boarded Nowegian steamer "Activ" Lat 62.02 N Long 15.23 W. Sent Kirkwell armed guard (Mid Gilmow)

Other: 4.49 a/c ESE to close steamer'

Other: 7.40 Stopped. Boat away and boarded British s/s "Eskason" at 62.38 N 15.05 W. Allowed to proceed

 

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8 October 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -16.4

Other: Steering gear temporarily repaired and in use

Other: 06:45 Steering gear temporarily repaired and in use.

Ship: Met: HMS Alsatian

 

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9 October 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -16.0

 

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10 October 1916

Lat 62.1, Long -16.9

Other: Steering gear jammed, Engines as req.

 

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11 October 1916

Lat 59.9, Long -18.2

Other: Ship rolling heavy westerly swell

 

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12 October 1916

Lat 56.2, Long -11.3

 

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13 October 1916

Lat 55.1, Long -5.4

Other: Let go anchor in 15 fms water. Finished with engines

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull Lighthouse: abeam - 3 miles

Place: Sighted: Bull Point: abeam

Place: Sighted: Fair Head: abeam

Place: Sighted: Maidens Light: abeam - 3 miles

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam - 1.75 miles

Place: Sighted: Pladda: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island: abeam - 1.75 miles

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Elbow: abeam

Other: 16:15 Let go starboard anchor in 15 fathoms water.

Place: Sighted: Powder buoy: N27E

Place: Sighted: No.1 Fairway buoy: S19E

Place: Sighted: Roseneath buoy: N44E

 

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14 October 1916

Place: Greenock

Lat 55.9, Long -4.8

Place: Sighted: Ship Head: S70W

Place: Sighted: Whitefarland Point: S86W

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: S10E

Place: Sighted: Roseneath Farm: North

Other: 14:40 Heavy rain squall

Place: Sighted: Ship Head: West

Place: Sighted: No.1 Fairway buoy: S9E

Place: Sighted: Kempock Point: N83.5W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath Patch Buoy Light: N50W

 

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15 October 1916

Place: Greenock

Lat 55.9, Long -4.8

Other: Tugs alongside, engines to standby

Other: Anchor aweigh, proceeded up river

Other: Entered Forkhill Basin and docked on east side, finished with engines

Place: Sighted: No.1 Fairway buoy: SSW

Place: Sighted: Roseneath buoy: N43W

Place: Sighted: Westfarland Point: S88W

Other: Anchor aweigh; Proceeded up river.

Place: Sighted: Cardross Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Meadowside Light: abeam

Other: 14:30 Entered Forkhill Basin & docked on east side.

 

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16 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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17 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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18 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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19 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Shifted ship to west side of basin for coaling.

 

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19 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Shifted ship to west side of basin for coaling.

 

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20 October 1916

Place: Glascow

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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21 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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22 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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23 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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24 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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25 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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26 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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27 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: 09:00 Hands employed shifting ship to south side of basin.

 

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28 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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29 October 1916

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Left Yorkhill Basin and proceeded down river

Other: Passed through boom, helm as req'd to test steaming engines

Other: Proceeded to harbor, let go port anchor, finished with engines. (No.1 Bouy)

Other: Anchor up, proceeded

Other: 12:00 Cast off moorings

Other: Left Yorkhill Basin and proceeded down river.

Place: Sighted: Dalmuir Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Rashielee Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cardross Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: passed

Other: 17:01 Let go port anchor.

Place: Sighted: No.1 buoy: S3W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath buoy: N73W

Place: Sighted: Powder buoy: N14.5W

Other: 20:28 Anchor up, proceeded.

Place: Sighted: Holy Island light: abeam

 

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30 October 1916

Lat 56.0, Long -9.9

Place: Sighted: Mull of Cantyre: abm

Place: Sighted: Mull of Cantyre: abeam

Place: Sighted: Oversay Light: abeam - 7 miles

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull Lighthouse: abeam

Place: Sighted: Fanad Point: abeam

 

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31 October 1916

Lat 56.5, Long -19.8

 

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LOG BOOK – NOVEMBER 1916

 

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1 November 1916

Lat 61.6, Long -19.5

Ship: Met: HMS Almanzora

 

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2 November 1916

Lat 61.3, Long -17.2

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s ARE, allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Danish Trawler VIDAR, allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS Arc

Ship: Met: Danish Trawler Vidar GK450

 

4caf8880cadfd34197020e05: (http://oldweather.s3.amazonaws.com/ADM_53-49763/ADM 53-49763-004_1.jpg)

 

3 November 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -13.0

Other: Wind and sea increasing to fresh gale

Other: 22:00 Wind & Sea increasing to fresh gale

 

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4 November 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -14.0

Other: Forward fall of starboard seaboat carried away

Other: seaboat temperly secured

Other: closed forward water tight doors up to No. 4

Other: For'd fall of starb'd seaboat carried away.

Other: Seaboat temperly' secured

Other: Closed fwd WT doors up to No4

Other: 03:39 Forward fall of starboard seaboat carried away

 

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5 November 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -13.0

Other: electric log out of order

Other: passed piece of drift wood

Other: ship pitching heavily N'E by sea

Other: Electric log out of order

Other: Ship pitching heavily, NE'ly sea

Other: Electric log out of order.

Other: 20:00 Ship pitching heavily N'E by sea.

 

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6 November 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -14.0

Other: ship pitching heavily to high sea.

Other: Ship pictching heavily to high sea

Other: Ship pitching heavily to high sea.

 

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7 November 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -12.0

Other: Washed overboard during bad weather: 28 No. 2 size flags, 1 Large red pendant

Other: Ship laboring heavily to very high NE' by sea.

Other: ship laboring heavily to high NE' by sea and shipping heavy water

Other: Washed over board during bad weather, 28 No.2 size flags, 1 Large red pendant.

Other: Ship labouring heavily to very high NE'ly sea

Other: Weather moderating

Other: Washed overboard during bad weather: 28 No.2 size flags, 1 Larger red pendant.

Other: Ship labouring heavily to very high NE'ly sea.

Other: Ship labouring heavily to very high NE'ly sea & shipping heavy water.

Other: 22:00 Weather moderating

 

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8 November 1916

 

(two days following are apparently duplicated and need checking)

 

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6 November 1916

Place: at sea

 

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7 November 1916

Place: At sea

Place: sea

Other: Survivers of Norwegian s/s Patrica, T Fredricksen (Owner), G Eveson (Master), N Kunsen (Chief Engineer), H Jensen (Mate), C Carlson (2nd Mate), W Tolkasen (2nd Engineer), H Olsen (Steward), A Olsen, H Peterson, M Olsen, H Teffox (All Seaman), T Matherson and D Ekhold (Firemen), A Olsen (Deck Boy)

Other: Survivors of Norwegian s/s Palvia

Person: Mentioned: T Frednicksen (Owner)

Person: Mentioned: G. Eveson (Master)

Person: Mentioned: N. Kunsen (Chief Engineer)

Person: Mentioned: H. Jensen (Mate)

Person: Mentioned: C. Carlosen (2nd Mate)

Person: Mentioned: W. Tolkasen (2nd Enginer)

Person: Mentioned: H. Olson (Steward)

Person: Mentioned: A. Olson (Seaman)

Person: Mentioned: H. Peterson (Seaman)

Person: Mentioned: M. Olson (Seaman)

Person: Mentioned: H. Jeffox (Seaman)

Other: T. Matherson (Fireman)

Person: Mentioned: D. Ekhold (Fireman)

Person: Mentioned: A. Olson (Deck Boy)

 

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9 November 1916

Lat 63.2, Long -12.1

Other: Heavy NE ... swell

Ship: Met: Intercepted British Trawler ...

Other: Heavy NE ... swell.

Ship: Met: 423 a/c SW to intercept steamer

Ship: Met: Norwegian S/S Patria: boarded

Ship: Engaged: SS Patria: firing rockets

Other: 5.30 Boat away, and boarded Norwegian s/s Patrica Lat 61.50n Long 14.18w, boat returned.

Other: 9.27 s/s Patrica firing rockets

Other: 10.00 Heard crew shouting, stopped, and lowered seaboat to board ship s/s Patrica

Other: 11.00 Seaboat returned with 14 men from abandoned s/s Patrica.

Other: 1.12 a/c N80E log 347.5

Other: 3.45 a/c N75E log 356.6

Other: Heavy NE'ly swell

Other: 4.23 a/c SW to intercept steamer

Other: 4.53 a/c S79W

Other: 5.30 Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s Patria Lat 61.50N Long 14.18W

Other: 5.50 Boat returned.

Other: 9.27 bbs s/s Patria firing rockets

Other: 10.00 Heard crew shouting

Other: 10.00 Stopped and lowered seaboat to board ship s/s Patria

Other: 11.00 Seaboat returned with 14 men from abandend s/s Patora

 

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10 November 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -14.0

Other: Boat retained from SS Patria

Ship: Engaged: SS Patria: commenced firing at Helm and engines as required

Ship: Sunk: SS Patria

Other: 8.35 Seaboat away

Other: 9.16 Boat returned from s/s Patrica

Other: 9.20 Vessel bore south, a/c East

Other: 11.20 Disabled vessel bore north

Other: 4.59 Commenced firing at abandoned s/s Patrica, helm and engines as required

Other: 5.06 Ceased firing

Other: 5.18 Commenced firing, 5.24 Ceased firing, ship circling round abandoned vessel.

Other: 6.05 Secured guns

Other: 6.45 Fired three rounds HE shells from B2, ship observed to be sinking slowly.

Other: 7.53 Observed large quantity of wood deck load of s/s Patrica Vessel appearently sunk

Other: 8.25 Stop 8.35 Seaboat away 8.38 Proceeded

Other: 9.1 Stop 9.16 Boat returned from s/s Patria

Other: 9.20 Vessel bore south a/c East 2ft 22

Other: 11.20 Disabled vessel bore north 11.52 a/c West

Other: 4.59 Commenced firing at abandoned s/s Patria. Helm and engine as required

Other: 5.18 Commenced firing 5.24 Ceased firing

Other: 6.45 Fired three rounds HE shells from B2. Ship observed to be sinking slowly

Other: 7.53 Observed large quantity of wood deck load of s/s Patria. Vessel appearenty sunk.

 

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11 November 1916

Lat 61.0, Long -14.0

Other: 3.55 Telegraphs to "Stand By. Mist closing in

Other: Mod. ... swell. a/c NHW

Other: Mod E'ly swell.

Ship: Engaged: HMS Hildonan Castle: Stopped; lowered seaboat

Other: Considerable NE'ly swell

Other: 8.15 a/c s9e 8.40 Hard a starbd. log 57-9 commenced circling round rondezvous

Other: 4.8 Challanged HMS "Kildonan Castle"

Other: 4.10 Stopped 4.17 Lowered seaboat, helm and engines as req'd

Other: 4.45 Seaboat returned 4.54 Proceeded East

 

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12 November 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -10.0

Other: Mod. NE'ly swell

Other: Mod NE'ly swell.

Ship: Met: Russian ... Liverfoot & Archangel

Ship: Engaged: HMS Patria: challenged

Other: 3.01 Stop, boat away and boarded Russian s/s Aleacli Liverpool to Archangel, allowed to proceed

Other: 4.17 Challanged HMS Patia.

Other: 4.31 Stop. Boataway with seven men from Patica

Other: 5.15 Boat returned, 5.18 Boat away to Patia with seven men 5.34 Boat returned 5.40 Proceeded

Other: 3.01 Boat away and boarded Russian s/s Aleacli Liverpool to Archangel lat 63.22 n long 9.27 w Allowed to proceed

Other: 4.17 Challenged HMS Patia a/c N55W

Other: 4.31 Stop. Boat away with seven men from "Patoria"

Other: 5.15 Boat returned 5.18 Boat away to Patia with seven men

Other: 5.34 Boat returned 5.40 Proceeded S17W

 

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13 November 1916

Place: Gibraltar

Lat 62.7, Long -8.3

 

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14 November 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Other: Let go Port anchor in No3 Berth

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: S8E

Place: Sighted: Muckle Roe Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Post Office: N44E

Place: Sighted: Flag Staff: N30E

Place: Sighted: Heveden Ness: S15W

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patuca: sailed

Place: Sighted: Burgastoo Rock: S45W

 

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15 November 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Place: Sighted: Ship Head: S8W

Place: Sighted: Hevden Ness: S16W

Place: Sighted: Burgastoo Rock: S72W

Place: Sighted: Flag Staff: N29W

Ship: Sighted: HMS Vienna: sailed

Ship: Sighted: HMS Motagua: arrived

Ship: Sighted: HMS Andes: sailed

 

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16 November 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Lat 62.2, Long -9.6

Other: Both mines ready for dropping

Other: Mod S'ly swell 1200 Steered steady course N/SW

Place: Sighted: Land: S38E

 

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17 November 1916

Lat 63.1, Long -5.5

 

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18 November 1916

Lat 68.8, Long -12.9

Other: Fine display of Aurora Borealis.

 

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19 November 1916

Lat 67.6, Long -14.4

Other: Brilliant display of Aurora Borealis in Southern sky.

Ship: Met: HMS Gloucestershire

 

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20 November 1916

Lat 68.1, Long -17.2

Other: Observed brilliant display of Aurora Borealis.

 

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21 November 1916

Lat 67.8, Long -17.5

 

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22 November 1916

Lat 67.8, Long -17.5

 

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23 November 1916

Lat 67.3, Long -12.7

Place: Visited: 03:30 Weather thickened.

 

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24 November 1916

Lat 66.8, Long -12.7

Other: Sick list 5

Ship: Met: Glo'shire

Ship: Sighted: HMS Glo'shire

Ship: Met: HMS Gloucestershire

 

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25 November 1916

Lat 65.8, Long -10.0

Other: Sick list 4

 

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26 November 1916

Lat 65.1, Long -9.9

Other: Sick list 4

 

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27 November 1916

Lat 64.2, Long -12.6

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 12.00 Visibility reduced to 2 miles

 

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28 November 1916

Lat 64.8, Long -9.9

Other: Sick list 2

 

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29 November 1916

Lat 64.9, Long -9.9

Other: Sick list 3

Ship: Sighted: HMS "Artois"

Other: 11.38 Stop Both 11.45 Boat away to "Artois" with despatches

Other: Observed Brilliant display of Aurora Borealis

Other: Challenged HMS ARTORS

Ship: Met: HMS Artois

Other: Observed brilliant display of Aurora Borealis.

 

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30 November 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -6.0

Other: Sick list 3

 

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LOG BOOK – DECEMBER 1916

 

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1 December 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Other: Sick list 3

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Lt: S20E

Place: Sighted: Esha ness Lt: abm dist 2 1/2'

Other: 7.24 Let go Starb'd anchor 5 shackles in 12 fms

Ship: Met: Collier Paignton

Ship: Met: Collier Kylgabin

Ship: Sighted: HMS Olway: sailed

Other: 8.00 Concert parties came on board from Minotaur, Gibraltar & Locust

Ship: Sighted: Minotaur

Ship: Sighted: Gibraltar

Ship: Sighted: Locust

Ship: Sighted: HMS Vienna: sailed

Other: Helm and engine as req'd for entering harbour. Passed through Boom defense, let go starboard anchor in 12 fthms

Other: Concert parties came on board from Minotaur, Gibraltar and Locust

Other: Concert parties left

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: S20E

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Light: abeam - dist 2.5'

Other: 07:24 Let go starboard anchor 5 shackles in 12 fathoms.

Place: Sighted: Flag Staff: N73W

Place: Sighted: Burgastoo Rock: S60W

Place: Sighted: Hevden Ness Light: S21W

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway: sailed

Other: 20:00 Concert parties came on board from Minotaur, Gibraltar & Locust.

Other: 23"00 Concert parties left.

 

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2 December 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Other: Sick list 4

Ship: Sighted: Locust: sailed

Ship: Sighted: HMS Artois: arrived

Ship: Sighted: Locust

Other: 8.00 Concert parties from ships in harbour came onboard

Place: Sighted: Destroyer Locust: sailed

Ship: Sighted: Locust: commenced coaling

 

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3 December 1916

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Place: Northern coaling Base

Other: Sick list 4

Ship: Sighted: Shannon

Ship: Sighted: Duke of Edinburgh

Other: 9.00 Church parties from Shannon & Duke of Edinburgh came onboard

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian: anchored in No 2 Berth

Other: 09:00 Church parties from Shannon & Duke of Edinburgh came onboard.

Place: Sighted: Hevden Ness: N2W

Place: Sighted: Flag Staff: S24W

Place: Sighted: Ship Head: N74W

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian: anchored in No.2 Berth

 

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4 December 1916

Place: Northern Cualong base

Place: Northern Coaling base

Place: Northern Ciabing base

Lat 60.9, Long -2.4

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 1.00 Discharged Avenger's armed guard & Telegraphist to Gibraltar

Other: 4.27 Proceeded to gate Helm & engines as req'd

Place: Sighted: Muckle Roc Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Esha Ness Lt: N74E 5'

Other: Depth charges ready for letting go (80ft)

Ship: Sighted: HMS Achilles

Other: 3.30 Hoisted and secured port whales

Other: Commenced to leave

Other: 4.27 Proceeded to gate. Helm and engines as req'd

Place: Sighted: Esha Ness Lt: N74E

Other: Depth charges ready for letting go @ 80ft

Other: 11.0 Challanged HMS Achilles, reply

 

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5 December 1916

Lat 62.5, Long -8.1

Ship: Sighted: S.T. Shamrock: GW 1

Ship: Sighted: New Haven: G Y 232

Ship: Sighted: Yeovil: 575 GY

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: S T "Shamrock"

Ship: Sighted: S T "Newhaven" GY232

Ship: Sighted: S T "Yeovil" 575GY

Ship: Met: S T GY922

Other: 6" Q.F. 13 1/4 lbs. 84 charges destroyed

 

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6 December 1916

Lat 63.0, Long -18.7

Ship: Sighted

Other: Sick list 3

Place: Sighted: Vestmaraijar Is: N9W

Place: Sighted: Eldey Is: abm 2'

Place: Sighted: Olo Vestmarayar: N9W

Place: Sighted: Gerfuglaskier: abm 4'

 

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7 December 1916

Lat 64.4, Long -27.2

Place: Visited

Other: Sick list 2

 

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8 December 1916

Lat 65.1, Long -25.8

Ship: Engaged

Other: Sick list 4

Other: 1.45 Wind & sea increasing. Frequent snow squalls

Other: 6.00 Weather cleared

Other: Occasional snow squalls vis 1/4-1/2 miles

Other: 6.00 Snow squalls frequent & severe

Other: 1.45 Wind and sea increasing frequent snow squalls

 

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9 December 1916

Place: at sea

Lat 61.3, Long -19.8

Place: Visited

Other: Sick list 3

Other: 10.35 Dead slow Hove to whilst repairing wireless aerial Guns crews closed up & W/T doors closed

Other: 11.30 Aerial repaired Half speed both 60 revs

Other: 9.00 "Stand By" on Telegraphs W/T doors closed during snow squall

Other: 10.35 Dead slow. hove to whilst repairing wireless aerial. gun crews lauded f and w/t doors closed

Other: 11.30 Aerial repaired, half speed both 60revs

 

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10 December 1916:

Lat 62.8, Long -15.2

Other: Sick list 4

Other: 4.40 Telegraph to "Stand By" W/T Doors closed Thick snow storm

Other: 2.43 Steered mean co. S4E 40 revs. Thick snow closed W/T Doors. Visibility about 100 yds.

Other: 7.40 Steadied on mean co. Telegraph to Stand By W/T doors closed 40 revs.

Other: Wind veered to East & freshening 10.20 Switched on Navigation Lts.

 

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11 December 1916

Lat 62.0, Long -15.0

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 0.5 Put ship before wind & secured all forward guns

Other: 2.45 Weather cleared. Inc to 50 revs switched off Navigation Lts. opened W/T doors

Other: 3.8 Heavy snow Red'dto 35 revs closed W/T doors switched on dim Navigation Lts

Other: 4.45 Increased to 40 revs. Opened W/T doors 5.15 Switched off Navigation Lts

Other: Wind & Sea increasing

Ship: Sighted: Danish SS "Ceres"

Other: 8.43 red to 50mi intercepted Danish s/s Ceres

 

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12 December 1916

Lat 65.0, Long -12.6

Other: Sick list 3

Other: 1.0 Brilliant desplay if Aurora Borealis

Other: Wind freshening & sea increasing. Shipping heavy water occasionaly

Other: 4.12 Wind & sea decreasing slightly

Other: Ship pitching heavily to high N'ly sea & shipping heavy water for'ard.

 

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13 December 1916

Lat 66.4, Long -13.0

Other: Sick list 2

 

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14 December 1916

Lat 66.2, Long -13.0

Other: Sick list 2

Place: Sighted: Kollemuli Huk: West

Place: Sighted: Kogur: S69W

 

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15 December 1916

Lat 64.8, Long -8.8

Other: Sick list 1

 

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16 December 1916

Lat 63.4, Long -9.1

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Ship: Met: HMS Alsatian

 

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17 December 1916

Lat 64.0, Long -9.0

Other: Sick list 1

 

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18 December 1916

Lat 63.3, Long -8.7

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: SS Gullfox

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Other: Signaled s/s Gullfose, allowed to proceed

Other: Signaled HMS Alsatian

Ship: Sighted: SS Gullfose

 

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19 December 1916

Lat 58.4, Long -12.3

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 11.40 SSE'ly squall from 3-4

 

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20 December 1916

Place: At Sea

Place: going into port

Other: Sick list 1

Place: Sighted: Tory Is Lt: abm 14 1/2'

Place: Sighted: Fair Hd: abm 1'

Place: Sighted: Tor Pt: abm 3/4'

Place: Sighted: Runabay Hd: abm 1 1/2'

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abm 3/4'

Place: Sighted: Holy Is: abm 3/4'

Place: Sighted: Little Cum brae: abm

Other: 5.32 Passed through Boom defence & proceeded up river

Place: Sighted: Dunbarton Rk: abm

Other: 9.10 Made fast longside Meadowside Wharf

Other: Passed through boom defence and proceeded up river., helm and engines as req'd

Other: Finished with engines, Made fast longside Meadowside Wharf

Place: Sighted: Tory Island Light: abeam 14/5'

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull: abeam 1.25'

Place: Sighted: Rathlin: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam 0.75'

Other: 21:10 Made fast alongside Meadowside Wharf

 

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21 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Place: Medowside Wharf

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 10.30 1 Corpl & 4 Gunners RMA joined ship from Barracks.

Other: 10.45 1 AB & 2 Firemen jjoined ship from Saxon via Ebro

Other: 10.50 1 Trimmer (prisoner) joined ship from Ebro

Other: Discharged 3 prisoners to Prison

Other: Discharged 3 prisioners to prision.

 

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22 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Basin

Place: Medowside Basin

Other: Sick list 1

 

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23 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: Sick list 1

 

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24 December 1916

Place: meadowside wharf

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Place: At Meadoro side wharf

Other: Sick list 1

 

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25 December 1916

Place: meadowland wharf

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Ship: Sunk: HMS Moldavia

Other: Sick list 1

 

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26 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: 2:

Other: Sick list 2

 

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27 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: 2

Other: Lt CR White RNR left ship. Lt C Rawlinson RNR joined ship

Other: 2 Marines RMLI joined ship from Goxport Barracks

Other: Sick list 2

Person: Left ship: Lt E R White RNR

Person: Boarded: Lt C Rawlinson RNR

Other: 8.30 2 Marines RMLI joined ship from Gosport Barracks

 

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28 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: Prisoner left ship for HMS Dafline

Other: 2

Other: Discharged 1 fireman to shove services no longer reqd

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 2.0 Discharged 1 fireman to shore services no longer req'd

 

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29 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: Leading stoker of HMS Daphine reported himself onboard

Other: 1

Other: Discharged 1 ratings to Patuca

Other: Armed guards arrived on board 1 Mid. RNR

Other: 6 Ratings joined from RNB Portsmouth

Other: 4 Gunners RMA discharged to Eastney

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 1.00 Leading Stoker of HMS Daphine reported himself on board

Other: 1.30 Discharged 1 Ratings to Patuca

Other: 4.30 Armed guards arrived on board & 1 Mid RNR

Other: 5.0 6 Ratings joined from RNB Portsmouth

Other: 8.30 4 Gunners RMA discharged to Eastney

 

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30 December 1916

Place: Meadowside Wharf

Other: 1

Other: Cast off from Meadowside + proceeded to Princes dock

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 1.00 Cast off from Meadowside & proceeded to Princes dock

Other: 3.15 made fast in No 6 Berth Princes dock

 

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31 December 1916

Place: Princes Dock

Lat 53.4, Long -3.0

Other: 1

Other: Sick list 1

 

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LOG BOOK – JANUARY 1917

 

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1 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: 1

Other: Hands fallen in for monthly payment

Other: Sick list 1

 

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2 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Port watch returned from long leave

Other: 1

Other: Port watch receive monthly payment

Other: Sick list 1

 

 

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3 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 10 Ratings & 3 officers left ship to join Hilary

Other: 3 Ratings joined ship

 

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4 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

Other: 1 Rating joined ship for Ebro

 

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5 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

Other: 1 CPO. RFR. 1 Plumber RNR joined ship from RNB Portsmouth

Other: 2 Marines left ship for Forton Barracks

 

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6 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

Other: 1 Carpenter's Mate MMR joined ship from RNB Portsmouth

 

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7 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Armourers party dismounted 1/2 gun

Other: Armoures' Party remounted A2 gun

 

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8 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 3

 

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9 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 3

Other: 1 officer & 1 rating left ship for Cumbella

 

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10 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 3

Other: Discharged 1 Rating to Hospital 2 Ratings joined ship from prison

Other: 3.15 Shift in berth. Discharged from ship 2 MM Sto. Ratings

Other: 1 Rating joined ship for Montague

 

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11 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 1 Sto. joined ship from prison

 

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12 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 1 Rating joined ship for Ebro

 

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13 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 7 Ratings joined ship from RNB Portsmouth

 

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14 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Fireman joined Ship absent from Hilary

 

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15 January 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Stoker joined ship from prison

Other: Stoker discharged to hospital & Stewards rating joined ship from Portsmouth

Other: 12 Seaman ratings discharged to RNB Portsmouth

 

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16 January 1917

Place: Proceeding to sea

Lat 55.2, Long -6.2

Other: Sick list 1

Other: Discharged 1 Sgt RMA to Eastney

Other: 5.30 Ship cast off & proceed out of dock & proceeded down river

Place: Sighted: Dumbarton Rk: abm

Other: 8.30 Anchored to repair minor engine trouble

Person: Other: Mids. Hocken: returned from leave

Person: Other: Mids. Gough: returned from leave

Other: 1.12 Anchor aweigh. proceeded

Place: Sighted: Skalmorlie Buoy: abm

Other: Depth Charged ready for dropping

Place: Sighted: Holy Is Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abm 3/4 mile

Other: Closed W/T Doors. Telegraph to "Stand By"

Other: Ship cast off and proceeded out of dock and proceeded down river

Other: Anchored to repair minor engine problem

Other: Anchor aweigh, proceeded, passed through gate

Other: 05:30 Ship cast off & proceed out of dock & proceeded down river.

Place: Sighted: Dumbarton Rock: abeam

Other: 08:30 Anchored to repair minor engine trouble.

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank buoy: S10W

Place: Sighted: Whitefarland Point: N69W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath Patch Buoy: N41W

Place: Visited: 13:12 Anchor aweigh

Place: Sighted: Skelmorlie Buoy: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam - 0.75 mile

Place: Sighted: Rathlin Island Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Inishtrahull Lighthouse: abeam

 

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17 January 1917

Lat 56.6, Long -12.5

Other: Sick list 1

Other: Connected up steam Steering gear

Other: 10.05 Hard a'port to examine object in water

Other: Telemotor Gear connected up

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian Barque "Blanca"

Other: Examined Norwegian Barque "Blanca". Armed guard on board Lat 57 19N Long 12 17W

Ship: Sighted: HMS Changuinola

Ship: Met: Norwegian Barque "Blanca"

 

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18 January 1917

Lat 61.2, Long -12.8

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Met: Virginian

Other: Lowered seaboat with mail to Virginian

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patia

 

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19 January 1917

Place

Lat 60.7, Long -10.4

Other: 2

Other: Challenged HMS Motagua

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Motagua

 

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20 January 1917

Place

Lat 60.6, Long -10.4

Other: 2

Other: Challenged HMS Montagua

Other: Boat away

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/v "Songnig"

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Motagua

Ship: Met: Norwegian S/V "Songnig"

Other: Boarded Norwegian S/V "Songnig" Lat 60 32 N Long 11 16W allowed to proceed

 

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21 January 1917

Place

Lat 60.8, Long -15.4

Other: Considerable W'ly swell

Other: 2

Other: Challenged by HMS Alsalian

Other: Frequent rain squalls

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

 

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22 January 1917

Place

Lat 60.3, Long -14.9

Other: 4

Other: Sick list 4

Other: Stoker released from cells

 

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23 January 1917

Place

Lat 63.0, Long -10.5

Other: 6

Other: Passed Br. Trawler "Quassia" GY 1141. Lat 63 07N, Lng 10 18W

Other: Sick list 6

Ship: Sighted: Trawler Quassia GY1141

 

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24 January 1917

Place

Lat 62.8, Long -7.5

Other: Shot + lowered target. Proceed to carry out 1 aim practice. helm + engines as reqd

Other: Ceased firing. Stopped + picked up target

Other: 5

Other: Stopped + boarded Br. Trawler GY 755 "Caspian" Lat 62 34N, Long 6 30 W

Other: Sick list 5

Place: Sighted: Faroe Is: SxW:

Ship: Met: Trawler GY755 Caspian

Other: 7.37 a/c S15E 2ft 22 to close trawlers

Other: 7.45 Sighted land/ Fanoc g SxW

Other: 4.10 Stopped and boarded Br. Trawler GY755 Caspian Lat 62.34N Long 6.30W

Other: 4.30 Boat returned. Proceeded N43W at 50revs

 

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25 January 1917

Place

Lat 64.1, Long -4.8

Other: Slight SW'ly swell

Other: 4

Other: Sick list 4

 

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26 January 1917

Place

Lat 64.2, Long -5.5

Other: 4

Other: Log switched off between 3+4 for repairs

Other: Sick list 4

Other: Log switched off between 3 & 4 for repairs

Other: Lat DR 64 00N Long DR 3 50W

Other: Lat obs 64 10N Long obs 4 02W

 

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27 January 1917

Place

Lat 64.3, Long -5.3

Other: Stopped + boarded Danish Trawler "Drofn" Lat 64 04 N, Long 5 15 W

Other: Passed Danish Trawler Drofn

Other: 3

Other: Sick list 3

Other: 0.55 Stopped & boarded Danish Trawler "Drofn" Lat 64 04N Long 5 15W

Ship: Met: Danish Trawler "Drofn"

Ship: Sighted: Danish Trawler "Drofn"

Other: 0.55 Stopped and boarded Danish Trawler "Deofn" Lat 64.04 Long 5.15W

Other: 8.05 Passed Danish Trawler "Drofn"

 

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28 January 1917

Place

Lat 64.5, Long -4.6

Other: ?? to HMS Andes challenge

Other: 3

Other: Sick list 3

Ship: Sighted: HMS Andes

Other: 11.40 Replied to HMS Andes challange

 

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29 January 1917

Place

Lat 63.7, Long -9.6

Other: 4

Other: Challenged HMS Champagne

Other: Sick list 4

Ship: Sighted: HMS Champagne

Other: DR Lat 62 55N Long 9 32W

Other: Obs Lat 62 65N Obs Long 9 45W

Other: 0.01 Challanged HMS Champagne

 

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30 January 1917

Place

Lat 63.8, Long -9.5

Other: Occasional light snow squalls

Other: 5

Other: Sick list 5

Other: Lat DR 63 39N Lat obs 63 38N

Other: DR Lat 62 54N DR Long 9 30W

 

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31 January 1917

Place

Lat 63.7, Long -9.5

Other: 4

Other: Sick list 4

Other: DR Lat 63 34N Obs Lat 63 31.5N

Other: Lat DR 62 49N Long DR 9 30W

 

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LOG BOOK – FEBRUARY 1917

 

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Other: BAROMETER Mercurial Lilley & Sons London Height of cistern above sea 45ft

Other: Thermometers for Air Temperature. On fore side of Wheelhouse on lower bridge. Whether in screen No.

Other: Thermometer for Sea Temperature. J Hicks. London

 

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1 February 1917

Place

Lat 64.0, Long -9.3

Other: Stopped + dropped target carried out 1 aiming practice

Other: Picked up target

Other: 4

Other: Stopped boarded Russian S/S Irena Lat 64 00 N, Long 9 37 W. Allowed to proceed

Other: Sick list 4

Ship: Met: S/S Irina

Other: 1.20 Stopped & boarded Russian S/S Irina Lat 64 00N Long 9 37W

Other: Lat a/c 63 29N Lat obs 63 31N

Other: A & B guns covered & secured

Other: 10.00 Stopped and dropped target, carried out 1" aiming practice

Other: 11.20 Picked up target 11.30 Proceeded S28W 50 revs

Other: 1.20 Stopped and boarded Russian s/s "Irina" Lat 64.00 Long 9.37

 

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2 February 1917

Place

Lat 63.1, Long -7.1

Other: 5

Other: Engines stand by. thick snow

Other: Stopped + boarded Br. Trawler s/s ELcho SY 207. allowed to proceed

Other: Prisoner released from cells

Other: Sick list 5

Other: Thick snow

Other: 4.51 Stopped & boarded Br Trawler S/S Leeds GY207. allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: Trawler S/S Leeds GY207

Other: 1.00 Engines Stand by, thick snow

Other: 3.55 S32E 3.58 60revs

Other: 4.51 Stopped and boarded Br. Trawler s/s Leedo GY207. Allowed to proceed

 

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3 February 1917

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Other: Draft on arrival: Ford 21'8'' Aft 25' 8''

Other: 6

Other: Admiral arrived from Alsotian

Other: Admiral left ship

Other: Sick list 6

Place: Sighted: Eshaness Lt: S49E

Place: Sighted: Muckle Roe Lt: abm

Other: 6.30 Passed Boom defense & proceeded to No 1 berth

Ship: Met: Collier Foreland

Ship: Met: Collier Wedgewood

Other: 6.15 Admiral arrived from Alsatian

Other: 6.30 Admiral left ship

Other: 6.45 Ldg Tel from Lively brought to sick bay

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian: sailed

Other: 6.30 Passed boom defense and proceeded to No1 berth

Other: 6.53 Let go starb anchor 75 fthms

Other: 7.10 finished with engines

 

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4 February 1917

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Other: Royal Scot arrived

Other: 3

Other: Asst Paymstr Jones left ship

Other: HMS Champagne anchor N'2 Berth

Other: Sick list 3

Ship: Sighted: Royal Scot: arrived

Other: Coaling party from Gibraltar arrived

Person: Left ship: Asst Paym'str Jones

Ship: Sighted: HMS Champagne: anchor No 2 Berth

 

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5 February 1917

Place: Northern Coaling Base

Place: Northern coaling base

Place: North Coaling base

Other: Water boat longside

Other: 4

Other: Finished coaling. Received 1425 tons

Other: Discharged 1 Ldf seamen + 1 AB to Gibraltar

Other: Concert party from Champagne

Other: Concert party left ship

Other: Sick list 4

Other: Discharged 1 Ldg seaman & 1 AB to Gibraltar

Other: Concert party form Champagne

Other: 9.00 COncert party left ship

Other: 10.00 Anchor aweigh proceeded to gate

Place: Sighted: Heveden Ness Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Muckle Roc Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Heveden Ness Lt: abeam

Place: Sighted: Mackle Roc Lt: abeam

 

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6 February 1917

Place

Lat 60.4, Long -5.1

Other: Stopped + intercepted Dutch S/S Jason allowed to proceed Lat 60 55 N, Long 2 4 W

Other: South to close steamer

Other: Hard 'a port. Slow both o spoke Br s/s Francisco Lat 60 26 N, Long 4 16 W

Other: Passed Br Trawler Garnet Lt 495

Other: 5

Other: Depth charges placed at safe + casked

Other: Sick list 5

Other: 3.11 Stopped & intercepted Dutch S/S "Jason" allowed to proceed Lat 60 55N Long 2 41W

Ship: Met: Dutch S/S Jason

Ship: Sighted: S/S Francisco

Ship: Sighted: Br Trawler Garnet H495

Other: 11.00 Covered & secured A1 & B1 guns

Other: 4.30 Depth charges placed at safe & lasked

Other: Wind veered to NW & eased to fresh breeze

Other: 3.11 Stopped and intercepted Dutch s/s Jason. Allowed to proceed lat 60.55 N long 2.41 W

Other: 7.35 a/c south to close steamer

Other: 8.06 Slow both and spoke Br. s/s Francisco Lat 60.26n Long 4.16 W

Ship: Sighted: Br Trawler Gamet H495: :

Other: 4.30 Depth charges placed at safe and lashed

 

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7 February 1917

Place

Lat 58.8, Long -10.4

Other: Heavy W'y swell

Other: 2

Other: Challenged HMS Patrea

Other: Depth charges ready for dropping

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patrea

Other: 4.15 Depth charges ready for dropping

Other: Heavy w'ly swell

Other: 8.05 Ceased zz heavy w'ly swell

Other: 1.33 Challanged HMS Patica

 

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8 February 1917

Place

Lat 58.5, Long -10.7

Other: Hard a' starboard. INtercepted Norwegian s/s Actio

Other: 2

Other: Heavy W'ly swell

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian S/S Actio

Other: 10.11 Hard a starbd intercpt Norwegian s/s Actio lat 58.34n long 10.34w

 

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9 February 1917

Place

Lat 58.7, Long -10.2

Other: Heavy W'ly swell

Other: Fired practice shot across East bound vessel

Other: Stopped a boat away to Italian s/s/ Famiglia

Other: Italian ship abandoned by crew + German armed guard after exploding 4 bombs.

Other: Boat returned with crew a German armed guard.

Other: Boat left ship with examination party.

Other: Boat away to pick up box

Other: Boat returned with empty bomb box

Other: Boat returned with examination party. Hoisted seaboard + both Habrani s/s Goato

Other: Italian ship listed to port and sank Lat 51 08 N, Long 10 08 W

Other: Mod W'ly swell

Other: 2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 10.17 Fired practice shot acroos East bound vessel

Other: 10.54 Stopped & boat away to Italian S/S "Tamiglia"

Other: 11.00 Italian ship abandoned by crew & German armed guard after exploding 4 bombs.

Other: 11.20 Boat returned with crew & German armed guard

Other: 11.40 Boat left ship with examination party

Other: 11.50 Boat away to pick up box

Other: 0.15 Boat returned with empty bomb box

Other: 0.55 Boat returned with examination party. Hoisted seaboat & boat Italian S/S boats

Other: 1.08 Italian ship listed to port & sank Lat 57 38N Long 10 08W

Place: Sighted: Flannan Lt: abm dist 19 1/2'

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis: S60E

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Lt: South (T) 10' dist

Other: 10.54 Stopped and boat away to Italian s/s Tamiglia

Other: 11.00 Habian ship abandoned by crew. German armed guard after exploding 4 bombs.

Other: 11.20 Boat returned with crew and German armed guard.

Other: 11.40 Boat left ship with ????? party

Other: 11.50 boat away to pick up box

Other: 0.55 Boat returned with examination party. Hosited seaboat and both Keban s/s boats

Other: 1.08 Italian ship listed to port and sank lat 53.08n long 10.08w

Other: 1.15 Half ahead both hard a port

Place: Sighted: Flamman lt: abm dist 19 1/2 '

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis lt: south 10'

 

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10 February 1917

Place

Lat 58.7, Long -7.2

Other: Passed Danish sailing vessel "Sofareren" flying clearance flag Lat 58 34 N Long 6 51 W.

Other: 3

Other: Commenced to leave up. Anchor aweigh + proceeded to gate

Other: Drefler longside with shore Capt. Drefler longside with guard. Freflers left with shore officers 1 passenger + guards + prisoners

Other: Stopped boat away + boarded Norwegian barge "Hotlke" sent to Lerwich

Other: Sick list 3

Place: Sighted: Tiumpan Hd Lt: S57W 10 1/2' dist

Place: Sighted: Rugh Rc: S17W

Other: 1.45 made pendants to shore signal station

Other: 3.00 Let go Port anchor in 12 fms. secured with 3rd shackle awash

Other: 3.15 Drifter longside with shore Capt.

Other: 3.45 Drifter longside with Guard

Other: 3.55 Drifters left with shore officers passengers & guard & prisoners

Other: 4.15 Anchor aweigh & proceeded to gate

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Lt: N30W

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis: South

Other: Passed Danish Sailing vessel "Sofareren flying clearance flag Lat 58 34N Long 6 51W

Other: 6.45 Stopped boat away & boarded Norwegian Barque "Holthe" sent to Lerwick (Sub Lt Grey & 2 men) Lat 59 56N Long 7 54W

Ship: Met: Norwegian Barque Holthe

Person: Mentioned: Sub Lt grey

Place: Sighted: Timmpan Hd Lt: S57W 102'

Place: Sighted: Rugh Re: S17W

Other: 1.45 Made pendants to shore signal station

Other: 2.09 a/c south Helm and engines as req'd to enter harbour

Other: 3.00 Let go Port anchor in 12fms secured with 3 shackles awash.

Other: 3.45 Drefles longside with guardd

Other: 3.55 Drefles left with shore officers 1 passenger and guard and prisioners

Other: 4.15 Anchor aweigh and proceeded to gate

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis lt: N30W

Other: 9.54 a/c S82W passed Danish sailing vessel "Sofareven" flying clearance flags Lat 58.34N Long 6.51W

Other: 6.45 Stopped boat away and boarded Norwegian barge "Holthe" sent to Lerwich Sub Lt Grey and 2 men lat 59.56N Long 7.54W

Other: 7.19 Boat returned

 

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11 February 1917

Place

Lat 62.0, Long -10.1

Other: Stopped + boat away + boarded Swedish s/s "Meta" Lat 62 12 N Long 9 47 W allowed to proceed.

Other: Challenged HMS Alsatian

Other: Stopped + picked up Alsatian's boat. Boat away with Captain to Alsatian.

Other: Stopped sea boat returned

Other: Stopped boat away with 2 signal ratings

Other: 2

Other: Boat returned with Captain + 2 signal ratings. Proceeded.

Other: Challenge + reply HMS Artois

Other: Ain B1 Guns covered + secured

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Other: 9.25 Stopped & boat away & boarded Swedish S/S "Meta" Lat 62 12N Long 9 47W allowed to proceed

Other: 9.50 Stopped & picked up Alsatian's boat

Other: 9.55 Boat away with Captain to Alsatian

Other: 11.42 Stopped boat away with 2 signal ratings

Other: 0.20 Boat returned with Captain & 2 signal ratings

Ship: Sighted: HMS Artois

Other: 8.40 A1 & B1 Guns covered & secured

Other: 9.25 Stopped and boat away and boarded Swedish s/s Meta Lat62.12 Long9.47w allowed to proceed

 

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12 February 1917

Place

Lat 65.2, Long -8.7

Other: Wind backed to WSW

Other: 1

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 6.45 Cleared A1 & B1 guns

Other: Lt variable airs

Other: 8.15 WInd backed to WSW

Other: 3.30 Secured & covered A1 & B1 guns

 

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13 February 1917

Place

Lat 66.2, Long -12.6

Other: 1 or 2

Other: Mod W'ly swell

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 9.20 Hove to heading West whilst repairing wireless aerial

Other: 9.20 Hove to heading west whilst repairing wireless aerial

Other: 9.37 Red to 30revs co WxN

 

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14 February 1917

Place

Lat 64.8, Long -10.9

Other: Challenged HMS "Victorian." Reply

Other: Boat away to Victorian for mails. Boat returned. 1 officer + 3 ratings joined ship. Proceeded.

Other: Exercised "Action" with Victorian. Helm + engines as reqd

Other: 2

Other: Mod SW'ly swell

Other: Observed brilliant display of Aurora Borealis

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 7.50 Switched on steaming lights

Ship: Met: HMS Victorian

Other: 8.23 Boat away to Victorian for mails

Other: 1 Officer & 3 ratings joined ship

Other: observed brilliant display of Aurora Borialis

Other: 8.07 Challanged HMS Victorian Reply

Other: 9.12 Boat returned 1 Officer and 3 ratings joined ship. Proceeded

Other: 9.20 Exercised "Action" with Victorian. Helm and engines as req'd

Other: 9.55 Cease fire

 

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15 February 1917

Place

Lat 62.8, Long -11.2

Other: 2

Other: Challenged "Artois" reply

Other: Challenges reply HMS Alsatian

Other: Intercept trawler

Other: Stopped + boarded Br Trawler "Tonquil" GV 391 Lat 62 58N, Long 11 32 W. Allowed to proceed.

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: Artois

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Other: 5.30 Stopped & boarded Br Trawler 'Jonquil' GY 391 Lat 62 58N Long 11 32W allowed to proceed

Other: 4.41 a/c S50W to intercept trawler

Other: 5.30 Stopped and boarded Br Trawler Jonquil GV391 Lat 62.58N Long 11.32W Allowed to proceed

 

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16 February 1917

Place

Lat 63.4, Long -11.7

Other: investigate light

Other: Boat away + boarded Br Trawler "Pericles" H131 Lat 62 24 N Long 9 38 W. Boat returned. Proceeded.

Other: West Challenge + reply "Artois"

Other: 2

Other: Examined Trawer Bona H 855

Other: Stop. Boat away + boarded Norwegian s/s Lynyenfjord" Lat 62 11 N Long 9 50 W

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 3.30 Boat away & boarded Br Trawler "Pericles" H131 Lat 62 24N Long 9 38W

Ship: Sighted: Artois

Other: Examined Trawler Bonce H855

Other: 11.45 Stop. boat away & boarded Norwegian S/S Lyngenfjord Lat 62 11N Long 9 50W

Other: 1.56 N50E to investigate light

Other: 2.04 Inc to 60revs 2.11 a/c N62E

Other: 3.30 Boat away and boarded Br Trawler Pencles H131 Lat 62.24N Long 9.38W

Other: 3.51 Boat returned 3.59 Proceeded N25W 2ft zz 50revs

Other: 7.59 a/c West Challange and reply Artois

Other: 11.3 S86E Examined Trawler Cona H855

Other: 11.45 Stop. Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s Lyngenfjord Lat 62.11N Long 9.50W

 

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17 February 1917

Place

Lat 63.1, Long -11.3

Other: Boat returned

Other: Hard a' port stop. Boat away + boarded Br Trawler "Oysterford Castle" Lat 62 53 N Long 10 52 W. allowed to proceed

Other: 1

Other: Stopped. Boat away + boarded Norwegian s/s Tricolour Lat 62 23 N Long 10 12 W. allowed to proceed

Other: Boat returned. Proceeded. Opened W/T Doors

Other: Noted gained M Robert Gilmour Midshipman (Tempy) RNR that having reported himself for attendance to do Surgeon at 4 pm on Saturday 17th February /17 hadnt sleep upon his watch between 8:0 pm 11:15 pm that day without having informed his superior officer that he felt unfit for duty. R P Gilmour.

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 7.30 Boat away & boarded Br Trawler Oystermouth Castle Lat 62 53N Long 10 52W allowed to proceed

Other: 6.20 Stopped. Boat away & boarded Norwegian S/S Tricolour Lat 62 28N Long 10 12W allowed to proceed

Person: Disciplined: Mr Robert Gilmour Midshipman (Temp) RNR: Noted against Mr Robert Gilmour Midshipman (Temp) RNR that having reported himself for attendance to the Surgeon at 4pm on Saturday 17th February /17 he did sleep upon his watch between 8.0pm & 11.15pm that day without having informed his Superior officer that he felt unfit for duty

Other: 0.30 Boat returned

Other: 7.00 a/c N50E 65revs to close light

Other: 7.30 Boat away and boarded Br Trawler Oyo Weshall Castle Lat 62.53N Long 10.52W. Allowed to proceed

Other: 7.55 Boat returned Proceeded N12W 50revs

Other: 6.20 Stopped. Boat away and boarded Norwegian s/s Tricolow Lat 62.25N Long 10.12W allowed to proceed

 

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18 February 1917

Place

Lat 63.0, Long -11.0

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 9.40 Stopped Boat away & boarded Russian S/S Czar Lat 62 50N Long 11 21W allowed to proceed

Other: Sunk cask by gunfire

Other: 2.30 Stopped & boarded Br Trawler Braeriach GY922 Lat 63 2N Long 10 58W allowed to proceed

Other: 5.10 Stopped & boarded Br Trawler Dunraven Castle SA 69 Lat 62 58N Long 12 7W allowed to proceed

Other: 10.45 Boat away & boarded Norwegian S/S Losna Lat 62 21N Long 10 55W

Other: Boarded Russian s/s "CZAR", allowed to proceed

Other: Sunk cask by gun fire

Other: Boarded Br Trawler BRAENACH s/v 922, allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Br Trawler DANRAVEN CASTLE s/a69 allowed to proceed

Other: Boarded Norwegian s/s LOSNA,

Ship: Met: Russian SS "Czar"

Ship: Met: British Trawler "Braeriach" GY922

Ship: Met: British Trawler "Dunraven Castle" SA69

Ship: Met: Norwegian SS "Losna"

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

 

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19 February 1917

Lat 60.2, Long -8.2

Other: Sick list 1

Other: GQs Helm & engines as req'd to examine wreckage

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Lt: S15E

Place: Sighted: Rugh Rc Lt: S13W

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis: S15E

Place: Sighted: Tiumpan Light: S34W

Place: Sighted: Rugh Re Light: S13W

 

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20 February 1917

Place: At Sea

Place: At harbour

Other: Sick list 1

Place: Sighted: Rhudh Rc Lt: abm 1'

Other: 1.30 Passed through boom defence

Other: 1.52 Let go Starb'd anchor 75fms in 13 1/2 fms water

Ship: Met: Collier Redesmere

Other: 11.30 Sub Lts Grey & Cales & 2 men rejoined ship 1 Rating joined from Whale Is

Person: Disciplined: Mr Percy R Norwood Warrant Tel RNR: Noted against Mt Percy R Norwood Warrant Tel RNR that he did not keep a continuous watch when on duty in the W/T cabinet between 8.30am & 11am on Tuesday 20th February /17

Other: Let go strb'd anchor in 75fms finished with engines

Person: Disciplined: M Percy R Norwood:

Place: Sighted: Rhuold Re: abeam

Place: Visited: 1:52 Let go starboard anchor

Place: Sighted: Red Light: N14E

Place: Sighted: Gualamm More: S82W

 

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21 February 1917

Place: Coaling Base (Loch Ewe)

Place: Lock Ewe (Coaling base)

Place: Coaling Base (Lock Ewe)

Other: Sick list 2

 

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22 February 1917

Place: Lock Ewe

Place: Lock Ewe (Preparing for sea)

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 10.18 Anchor up. proceeded half speed

Place: Sighted: Rudh Rc Lt: abm

Other: Anchor up, proceeded half speed. Passed boom defence

Other: 22:18 anchor up, proceeded "half speed"

Place: Sighted: Rudh Re Lighthouse: S2W

 

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23 February 1917

Lat 59.4, Long -8.9

Place: Sighted: Tiumpan Light: abeam - 9'

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Light: N22N

Place: Sighted: Butt of Lewis Light: abeam - dist 13'

Other: Ship spraying heavily forward

Ship: Sighted: HMS Ebro

 

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24 February 1917

Lat 63.6, Long 11.2

Other: Sick list 1

 

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25 February 1917

Lat 63.8, Long 10.5

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Shipping heavy sprays forward & midships

Other: Shipping heavy sprays forward & midship

Ship: Sighted: HMS Orvieto

 

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26 February 1917

Lat 63.9, Long -10.8

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

 

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27 February 1917

Lat 64.5, Long -11.2

Other: Sick list 2

 

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28 February 1917

Lat 64.3, Long -10.9

Other: Sick list 3

 

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LOG BOOK – MARCH 1917

 

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1 March 1917

Lat 64.5, Long -11.2

Other: Sick list 4

 

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2 March 1917

Lat 62.2, Long -10.2

Other: Sick list 3

Ship: Sighted: Artois

Other: Boat away to pick up spar

Ship: Sighted: HMS Alsatian

Ship: Sighted: French Cruiser "Artois"

 

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3 March 1917

Lat 59.5, Long -10.0

Other: Sick list 2

 

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4 March 1917

Lat 55.6, Long -7.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 3.25 Hard a port sighted small dark object on Starb'd bow GQ. 3.26 Hard a starb'd to clear small steamer

Place: Sighted: Maidens Lt: S67W 4'

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abm dist 2'

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Lt: abm 1/2'

Other: 11.20 Stopped & let go Starb'd anchor 75 fms cable 12 fms water

Other: Sentry ported on Confidential Book room

Place: Sighted: Maidens lt: S67W

Other: Passed boom defence

Other: Stopped, let go starb'd anchor 12fms water

Other: Sentry posted on Confidential Book room

Place: Sighted: Maidens Light: S67W

Place: Sighted: Corsewall Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam - 2'

Place: Sighted: Turnberry Point: abeam - 7'

Place: Sighted: Pladda Light: abeam - 3'

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Cumbrae Light: abeam - 1/2'

Place: Sighted: Skelmorlie Bank Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Tail of the Bank: S22W

Place: Sighted: Roseneath Patch Buoy: N61N

Place: Sighted: Victoria Harbour Light: S1W

Other: 23:20 Stopped & let go starboard anchor.

 

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5 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 10.30 Alongside No 6 Princes Dock 10.55 Made fast

Other: 12.15 Discharged 1 Fireman to Prison

Other: 17 Ratings joined ship

Person: Disciplined: Fireman: sent to prison

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Rock: abeam

Place: Sighted: Dumbreck Light: abeam

Place: Visited: No.6 Prince's Dock

 

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6 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 1

Other: 10.30 9 ratings & two prisoners joined ship for "Hilary"

Other: 7.00 Discharged one cook's mate to shore

Other: 8.30 Discharged 1 boy to Stonehouse Hospital Devonport

 

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7 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

 

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8 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

 

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9 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

 

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10 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 0

Other: 1 RMA joined ship from Easley

Other: Hands employed shifting ship to No 10 berth

 

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11 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 1

Other: Discharged 1 OD to RNB Portsmouth

Other: Pilot aboard, Telegraphs to Stand by, singled down

 

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12 March 1917

Place

Place: Glasgow to sea

Lat 55.2

Other: Sick list 3

Other: Tugs fast. Cast off & proceeded out of dock. Helm & engines as reqd

Other: Left dock & proceeded down river

Place: Sighted: Dalmuir Lt: abm

Other: Ship grounded aft

Other: Ship afloat proceeded

Place: Sighted: Holy Is Lt: abm dist 1 1/2'

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abm

Place: Sighted: Mistra hull Lt

Other: Cast off dock, proceeded down river

Other: out of action, ship grounded aft when ??? bend

Other: Ship afloat, proceeded

Other: Let go strb'd anchor, telegraphs at "Stop"

Other: Commenced to heave up.

Other: Passed boom defence

Place: Sighted: Dalmuir Light: abeam

Place: Sighted: Holy Island Light: abeam - dist 1.5

Place: Sighted: Ailsa Craig: abeam - 1/2'

 

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13 March 1917

(possible duplication needs checking)

Place: Glasgow to sea

Other: Engine Movements from 00.30 to 01.09 ... (my comment: ship moving through channel in fog, grounded and resumed..)

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13 March 1917

Place

Lat 57.1, Long -10.8

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: S/S Hawsher

Ship: Sighted: Alt

Ship: Sighted: Hemslock

Ship: Sighted: Scindia

Ship: Sighted: S/S Arranmoor

Other: a/c to intercept British s/s HAWSHER, alt, helms lock and Scindin allowed to proceed

Other: Intercepted Br s/s AMANMOOR allowed to proceed

Ship: Met: British SS "Hawsher"

Ship: Met: British SS "Arranmoor"

 

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14 March 1917

Place

Lat 58.3, Long -13.2

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Hilary

Other: Challanged HMS HILLARY, closed w/t doors,, stop

Other: Boat away with 9 rating for CHANGUILOA and HILARY.

Other: Boat returned with 6 ratings,

Other: Half speed ahead both co N45W

 

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15 March 1917

Place

Lat 61.8, Long -16.7

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Palace

Ship: Sighted: S/S Tanafjord

Ship: Sighted: HMS Armadale Castle

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patia

Other: Circled round barrel. Helm & engines as req to fire at barrell.

Other: Challanged HMS PATUCA.

Other: Stop both, boat longside, boat left with 2 ratings, proceeded N65W

Other: Stop both, boat away, boarded Norwegian s/s TANAFJORD, allowed to proceed

Other: Challanged HMS ARMADALE CASTLE, reply

Other: Challanged HMS PATIA

Other: Circled round barrel, Helm and engines as req'd to fire at barrell. Proceeded

Ship: Met: HMS Patuca

 

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16 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.1, Long -15.7

Other: Exercised Action

Other: Steered mean co 52 W Closed W/T doors. Telegraphs "stand by"

Other: Warrant No 32 read. Hard a port circling W/T doors closed

Other: Co 574 W log streamed. Log lifted opened WT doors Telegraphs 1/2 speed. Depth charges ready for dropping

 

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17 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.3, Long -16.2

 

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18 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.3, Long -16.1

Ship: Met: Trawler Eros?

Other: Passed Br Trawler EROS

Other: Helm as req'd to examine Br Trawler EROS

Ship: Sighted: British Trawler "Eros" H768

Ship: Met: British Trawler "Eros" H768

 

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19 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.9, Long -15.3

Ship: Met: Danish Trawler

Ship: Sighted: Danish SV Trawler TG389: passed

 

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20 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.0, Long -15.0

Ship: Met: HMS Hildebrand

Ship: Met: trawler Emmerdale

Ship: Met: Danish trawler Sudurory

Ship: Met: trawler Ribble

 

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21 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.0, Long -15.0

Ship: Met: trawler Commander Fullerton??

Ship: Met: trawler Commander Horton?

Ship: Met: french cruiser Champange

Ship: Met: trawler Great Admiral

Ship: Met: HMS Pabica?

 

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22 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.0, Long -13.0

 

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23 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.2, Long -13.3

Ship: Met: Cape Town

 

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24 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.0, Long -13.0

Ship: Met: Eldorado

 

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25 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.1, Long -14.1

Other: mod nw'ly swell

Other: depth charges

Person: Ill: 3

Ship: Engaged: french cruiser champagne: challenged

Other: mod ne'ly swell

Ship: Met: Champagne

 

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26 March 1917

Place

Lat 63.0, Long -12.0

 

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27 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.0, Long -10.0

Other: Rudder locking pintle broken.

Ship: Met: Sandefoord

 

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28 March 1917

Place

Lat 62.4, Long -10.5

Other: heavy w'ly swell

Other: telegraph broken down using engine room phone

Other: star bd telegraph in action only

Other: telegraph repaired

Other: mod w'ly swell

Ship: Met: belgian relief ship Adolf Deppe

Other: heavy snow squall

Other: mod wly swell

 

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29 March 1917

Place

Lat 57.6, Long -12.2

Other: moon set brg N20W

Other: telegraph carried away

Other: slight nw'ly swell

Other: mod nw'ly swell

 

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30 March 1917

Place

Lat 55.7, Long -5.2

Ship: Met: Grenville

Other: Discharged German Prisoner to Civil Police Escort

Ship: Met: HMS Grenville

Place: Visited: Dumbarton

Person: Other: German Prisoner: discharged to police

Person: Left ship: Starbd watch

Other: 3.20 Arrived in Princes Docks made to No3 Berth

 

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31 March 1917

Place: Glasgow

Place: Glasgow, Scotland

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Left ship: 2 prisoners

 

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APRIL 1917 not included

 

 

LOG BOOK – MAY 1917

 

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1 May 1917

Place: glasgow

Place: Glasgow, Scotland

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: confidential books correct

Person: Ill: 2

Person: Left ship: armed guard to Patia

Ship: Met: Patia

 

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2 May 1917

Place: glasgow

Place: Glasgow, Scotland

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Ill: 0

Person: Left ship: 1 prisoner to RNB Devonport

 

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3 May 1917

Place: Hasgon

Place: glasgow

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Ill: 1

Person: Boarded: 1 O.S. joined ship from HMS Ebro

 

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4 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Boarded: Joined from prison

Person: Ill: Discharged to hospital

Person: Boarded: Prisoner arrived

Person: Left ship: 2 prisoners left ship

 

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5 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Person: Boarded: 2 men joined ship from prison

Person: Boarded: Returned from hospital

Person: Boarded: Transfer from other ship

 

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6 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

 

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7 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: 2

Other: Discharged 1 officer, 10 ratings to Collumbella

Other: Discharged 1 rating to prison

Other: Confidential books correct

 

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8 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: One prisoner discharged to HMS Eagle left ship with escort for Liverpool

Other: Confidential books correct

Other: 6

Other: Confidential book correct

 

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9 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Escort from Liverpool returned

Other: Funeral party landed

Other: Funeral party returned

Other: Confidential books correct. Escort from Liverpool returns

Other: Rating joined ship from "Chalganiola"

Other: 2

Other: Funeral party returned.

Other: Confidential books correct

 

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10 May 1917

Place: Princes Dock, Glasgow

Other: Sick list 2

Other: shifted ship to No 16 berth

Other: 1 absentee belonging to Patia came on board & 10 Trimmers from Eagle joined ship

Other: Turned ship round

Other: 1 absentee belonging to Patia came on board + 10 Trmmers from Eagle joined ship

Other: 2

 

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11 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Discharged 1 Prisoner to HM Prison Berlinime

Other: 2

Other: Discharged 1 prisoner to HM Prison Berlinine

Other: Discharged 1 rating to hospital

 

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12 May 1917

Place: Glasgow

Lat 55.8, Long -4.2

Other: Sick list 1

Place: Sighted: Meadowside Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Scotstown Lt: abm

Place: Sighted: Dumbarton Rk: abm

Other: 1

Other: Both depth charges ready for dropping

 

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13 May 1917

Place

Lat 55.5, Long -7.2

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Changuinola

Other: Sighted enemy submarine red 75. Submarine submerged immediately after breaking surface. Visible 5 secs dist 1500 yds full speed helm hard a starb'd

Other: 1

Other: Challenged HMS Clanguinota. Stopped. Boat away to Clanguinota with 2 ratings. Boat returned. Proceeded.

Other: Sighted enemy submarine. Submarine submerged immediately after breaking surface.

Other: 5.00 Sighted enemy submarine red 75. Submarine submerged immediatly after breaking surface, Visable 5 secs. dist 1500 yds, full speed. Helm hard a starbd

Other: Resumed course 72 revs

 

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14 May 1917

Place

Lat 59.3, Long -11.6

Other: Sick list 1

Ship: Sighted: HMS Patuca

Ship: Sighted: HMS Otway

Other: Challenged HMS Paluca

Other: Boat left with 2 ratings

Other: Challenged HMS Otway

Other: 1

 

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15 May 1917

Place

Lat 61.6, Long -15.5

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Ebro

Ship: Sighted: Patia

Ship: Sighted: S/S Batsan

Ship: Sighted: S/S Alioth

Ship: Sighted: HMS Almanzora

Ship: Sighted: HMS Gloucestershire

Other: Challenged HMS Ebro

Other: Boat left with ratings. Proceeded

Other: Boat away to Patia with ratings + stores. Boat returned. Proceeded

Other: Boat away. Boarded Dutch s/s Batjan. Lat 61 51 N, Long 15 42 W. Allowed to proceed.

Other: Boat away. Boarded Dutch s/s "Alioth" Lat 62 1 N, Long 15 54 W. Boat returned. Proceeded

Other: 2

Other: Challenged HMS Almangora

Other: Challenged HMS Gloucestershire

Other: Stopped. Boat away boarded Dutch s/s Batsan Lat 61.51N Long 15.42W, allowed to proceed

Other: 8.25 Stopped. Boat away boarded Dutch s/s Alioth Lat62.1N Long15.54W Boat returned, Proceeded N7E 2ft prog zz

Other: 2.15 Sighted s/v bearing N20W

 

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16 May 1917

Place

Lat 62.4, Long -21.5

Other: Sick list 3

Other: 3

 

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17 May 1917

Place

Lat 62.5, Long -22.5

Other: Sick list 5

Other: Heavy rain

Other: 5

Other: Heavy Rain

 

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18 May 1917

Place

Lat 62.5, Long -22.5

Other: Sick list 5

Person: Other: Fireman Mr Dermott: released from cells

Person: Other: Fireman Gibson: released form cells

Other: 5

Other: Firemen Dermott + Gibson released from cells.

 

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19 May 1917

Place

Lat 62.6, Long -23.1

Other: Sick list 5

Other: Examined some wreckage. Resumed course + speed.

Other: 5

 

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20 May 1917

Place

Lat 60.3, Long -16.4

Other: Sick list 5

Other: 5

 

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21 May 1917

Place

Lat 59.3, Long -12.1

Other: Sick list 4

Person: Other: Fireman T Conner: released from cells

Ship: Sighted: Norwegian S.V. Hiawatha

Other: 4

Other: Fireman J Commer released from cells.

Other: Engines + helm as required to board Norwegian S.V. Hiawatha

Other: Boat away. Armed guard on board. Allowed to proceed.

 

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22 May 1917

Place

Lat 59.3, Long -12.1

Other: Sick list 2

Other: 2

Other: Slight WSW swell

 

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23 May 1917:

Place

Lat 59.2, Long -12.2

Other: Sick list 2

Other: Occasional Rain squalls

Other: Occasional rain squalls

Other: 2

Other: Dropped target. Tested A 3'6'' BL guns. General Quarters. Carried out 1 firing. Stopped and picked up target.

 

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24 May 1917

Place

Lat 61.4, Long -12.3

Other: Sick list 2

Ship: Sighted: HMS Virginian

Other: 2

Other: Challenged HMS Virginian with VA on board. pick Virginians boat up our with Captain in.

 

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25 May 1917

Place

Lat 63.4, Long -14.5

Other: Sick list 5

Ship: Sighted: HMS Gloucestershire

Other: 5

Other: Challenged HMS Glouchestershire

Other: Stop. Captain left ship

Other: Pick Captain up. HMS Elf in company. Captain on board

 

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26 May 1917

Place

Lat 64.0, Long -14.3

Other: Sick list 5

Ship: Sighted: HMS Almanzora

Ship: Sighted: Dutch schooner VL134

Ship: Sighted: British Trawler Admiral Craddock

Other: Slight southerly swell

Other: Challenged HMS Olmyangora. Boarded Dutsch schooner VL 134. Lat 63 45 N, Long 14 10 W. Allowed to proceed.

Other: 5

Other: Almalgora's boat along side. Discharged 45 bags of mails 14 ratings to Almangora

Other: Stop boarded British trawler Admiral Craddah

Other: Fine clear weather

Place: Sighted: High Land: N30W 20'

 

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27 May 1917

Place

Lat 64.0, Long -13.4

Other: Sick list 5

Other: Boat away to board Dutsch schooner V.L.134 64.10N 14 35W.

Other: Boat returned sent into Stornaway with 1 officer 1 PO & 4 men

Ship: Sighted: HMS Almanzora

Other: Slight SW'ly swell

Other: 5

Other: Boat away to Dutsch schooner VL 134 to give orders. Boat hoisted. Proceed

Other: Challenged HMS Almangora

Other: Boat away to board Dutsch schooner VL134. Boat returned sent into stowaway with 1 officer 1 PO + 4 men

 

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28 May 1917

Place

Place: At sea near Iceland

 

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28 May 1917

Place

Ship: Met: british trawler

Ship: Met: danish sv regina

 

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29 May 1917

Place

Place: at sea

 

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29 May 1917

Place

Lat 63.3, Long -17.3

Ship: Met: hilaria

Other: 4

Other: Board British Trawler Hilaria GY 698

Other: Stop to examine object in water

Other: Boat away to board British Trawler Teach

Other: Board another trawler

 

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30 May 1917

Place

Lat 63.2, Long -16.1

Person: Ill: 4

Ship: Met: h. m. trawler "sitwell"

Other: boat away to fetch trawler captain

Other: 4

Other: HM Trawler Sitwill. Boat away to fetch trawler captain

 

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31 May 1917

Place

Lat 63.5, Long -16.3

Other: boat left with trawler captains VMD Mc Kellar rnr & armed guard

Person: Mentioned

Person: Ill: 2

Other: signature

Other: ship pitching

Other: Boat left with trawler captains VMD McKeller RNR + armed guard

Other: 2

Other: Depth charges secured

Other: Ship pitching to high NEly swell + shipping heavy water forward

 

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