Reference numberMA/81
TitleMeteorological observations on board the ship William Canynges, by James Walter Fairholme
CreatorFairholme; James Walter (1821-1847); British naval officer
DateApril-May 1842
DescriptionTwo sets of hourly observations over three days kept aboard the brig William Canynges, en route from Cape Coast Castle, Gold Coast [Ghana] to Bristol, England.

Lieutenant James Walter Fairholme was invalided from the Niger Expedition of 1841, and travelled home on the William Canynges.
Extent1 file; 2 items
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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