One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie.

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One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie, 1993
Sanctioned by the Board of Trade
Made of paper

Donated by Mrs A. Grant, 1993
Museum number 1993-143-4

This Certificate of Discharge was issued to Mr David Petrie on the 2nd August 1867. It shows that he sailed as a 'Cooper' on the Dundee registered ship 'Victor' from the 27th February 1867 to the 17th July 1867. It also said that he had been born in Dundee in 1843 and the ship's master, Mr William Walker, gave him 'VG' for both ability and conduct. Finally the Certificate says that 'Victor' was a 278 ton vessel with an official number of 19540 and she had been at the 'Greenland Seal and Whale fishing.'

One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie.
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