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Title Diary of William Culshaw Greenhalgh Aboard the Marco Polo, Black Ball Line on a Passage from Liverpool to Australia
Author Culshaw Greenhalgh, William
Date 9 Mar-28 May 1853
Document Type Personal Account
Reference DX/1676
Library / Archive National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library
Description Passengers diary written by William Culshaw Greenhalgh on board the Marco Polo. The diary describes daily life on board, the weather and health of the passengers. It was sent back to relatives in Bolton on his arrival. Includes transcript.
Theme(s) Journey Conditions
Country (from) Great Britain
Country (to) Australia
Ports Liverpool, England; Melboune, Australia
Nationality English
Ships Marco Polo
Keywords fever, emigrant, health and sickness, Black Ball Line, disease
Language English
Copyright National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives & Library