Document: Captain’s Orders for HMS Superb 1803-4 Part I

By courtesy of non-attributed contributor , published October 1921


The document contains the first 22 paragraphs of Captain Keats’ orders for the upkeep and cleanliness of both the vessel and the members of the crew. Interestingly it also lays down the rules governing the entertaining of women aboard ship whilst in port.

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Filed under: Napoleonic War | Health at Sea | Other (location)
Subjects include: Manpower & Life at Sea | Ship Handling & Seamanship

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