Harry Andrewartha, writes of his personal experiences as an apprentice on board the windjammer Moshulu. He talks about his voyage from Port Victoria to England via Cape Horn and presents a daily description of his time on the Moshulu performing his duties as an apprentice, the weather (an important topic when traveling at sea), the food and their activities. He also includes a list of the other shipmates on the Moshulu along with their nationalities. Additionally, Andrewartha’s diary mentions other Windjammers in his journal as the Moshulu was a part of the Grain Races during the mid-20th century.
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