Certificate of Discharge (Copy)

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Certificate of Discharge dated 1889
Issued by the Board of Trade
Made of paper

Donated by James Mathieson, 1969
Museum number 1969-122-1

This is a photocopy of a Certificate of Discharge issued to John McKelvie in 1889. The certificate states that John Mckelvie was aged 42 and had been born in Dundee. It also says he had been employed as a cook on the 168 ton Dundee registered vessel 'Chieftain' on a voyage to Greenland between the 14th March and the 18th September 1889. 'Chieftain' had the official number of 62101 and her master, Captain Kilgour, signed the bottom of the certificate.

Certificate of Discharge (Copy)
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