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Title Log of the Euterpe, Volume 11, 1898-1899
Author Saxe, Captain C G; Rod, 1st Mate Olaf
Date 13 Nov 1898 - 4 Nov 1899
Document Type Shipping Papers
Reference A0245.1.11
Library / Archive Maritime Museum of San Diego
Collection Name Euterpe/Star of India Log Book
Description Euterpe logbook detailing voyages from the United States to Hawaii and Australia. Includes the types of cargo transported and ship maintenance. The log also includes a list of the officers and crew on board the Euterpe and identifies them by rank and occupation.
Series Description Series I - Log Books.
Biographical Note / History The Euterpe was built in the town of Ramsey on the Isle of Man (located in the Irish Sea off the northwest coast of Britain) in 1863. The Euterpe is a full-rigged, iron-hulled windjammer vessel, which served Great Britain well, making numerous trips to India hauling jute and New Zealand transporting passengers. During these first three decades of service the Euterpe made 21 round-the-world trips. In 1897 she was sold to the Pacific Colonial Ship Company of San Francisco, California and the Euterpe made voyages from the Pacific Northwest to Australia and Hawaii transporting lumber, sugar, copper ore and coal.
Theme(s) Ships and Shipping Lines
Country (from) United States of America; Hawaii; Australia
Country (to) Australia; Hawaii; United States of America
Ports Port Townsend, Washington, Port Ludlow, Washington, United States; Adelaide, Newcastle, Fremantle, Australia; Honolulu, Hawaii
Ships Euterpe
People Saxe, Captain C G; Rod, 1st Mate Olaf
Keywords cargo, coal, Pacific Colonial Ship Company, shipping, bad weather, sailor
Additional Information This log is a continuation of A0245.1.10.
Language English
Document(s) linked to Log of the Euterpe, Volume 10, 1897-1900
Log of the Euterpe, Volume 12, 1899-1900
Copyright Maritime Museum of San Diego