One of eleven Seaman's Allotment Notes for Mr Charles Myers.

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One of eleven Seaman's Allotment Notes for Mr Charles Myers, 1859
Sanctioned by the Board of Trade
Made of paper

Donated by Mr Robert Myers in 1978
Museum number 1978-1099-16

This Seaman's Allotment note was issued to Mr Charles Myers on the 7th March 1859. It states that Mr Myers will be serving as a harpooner on the vessel 'Alexander' sailing to the Davis Straits. It also says that part of Mr Myers wages, £1 12/- [£1 . 60 pence] will be paid to Agnes Myers every month. At the back of the note is a list of dates from April to August with the amounts paid and Mrs Myers signature.

One of eleven Seaman's Allotment Notes for Mr Charles Myers.
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