One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie

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One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie, 1870
Sanctioned by the Board of Trade
Made of paper

Donated by Mrs A. Grant in 1993
Museum number 1993-143-5

This Certificate of Discharge was issued to Mr David Petrie on the 13th May 1870. It shows that Mr Petrie had been born in Dundee, was 28 years old and had been employed as a cooper on the Dundee registered 'SS Victor' from the 24th February 1870 to the 28th April 1870. It also says that 'Victor' was a 278 ton vessel with an engine of 36 horsepower and an official number of 19540. On the reverse side the Certificate showed that Mr Petrie had a character of 'Good' for ability and conduct.

One of ten Certificates of Discharge for David Petrie
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