One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie.

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One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Pirie, 1872
Sanctioned by the Board of Trade
Made of paper

Donated by Mrs A. Grant, 1993
Museum number 1993-143-8

This Certificate of Discharge was issued to 28 year old Dundee born Mr David Petrie on the 28th March 1872. It said that he had worked as a cooper on the Dundee registered ship 'Victor' from the 2nd May 1872 until the 21st November 1872. It also said that 'Victor' was a 278 ton vessel of 36 horse power with the official number of 19540. While John Edwards, the ship's master. had signed the Certificate at the bottom, the reverse stated that Mr Petrie had a 'Very Good' conduct for ability and conduct.

One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie.
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