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Artist unknown :New Zealand Company's ship, for New Plymouth, Nelson, Wellington and Otago. Plan of the accommodations of the splendid passenger ship, Kelso, A I. 560 tons register, John Innes commander. Lying at the jetty, London, Docks. J. Stayner, Sh

Reference Number: A-078-022

Shows two partial plans of poop and lower deck. Poop at left shows W.C.s, skylight, table, pantry, sideboard, and manuscript annotations show captain's room, Chief officer's room [with bed], cabin door open and shut, steward's and captain's stations, and sea steward's cabin. Lower deck at right has been annotated to show: "Here Couzens was secured", "Neil's prison".The manuscript notes relate to the trial evidence after the mutiny which took place on the Kelso in August 1850 on a voyage to Singapore; two of the mutineers were E Couzens and Mr E. Neil. Two other mutineers were killed during the mutiny (Mr Blanchard and Mr Palmer). See Micro-MS-Coll-20-3042 for more details.

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1 image, categorised under Ship plans and Engravings, related to Captain John Innes, Joseph Stayner, Ensign Blanchard, Ensign Neil, New Zealand Company, Kelso (Ship), Ships, Mutiny and Passenger quarters.

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Artist unknown :New Zealand Company's ship, for New Plymouth, Nelson, Wellington and Otago. Plan of the accommodations of the splendid passenger ship, Kelso, A I. 560 tons register, John Innes commander. Lying at the jetty, London, Docks. J. Stayner, Sh, Reference Number A-078-022 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Engraving and letterpress 275 x 228 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: The Kelso left London on 2 or 5 July 1849, and reached New Plymouth on 20 October, Nelson on 27 October, and Wellington on 4 November. (see Comber index, and ATL Shipping card index)

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copies in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004914)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - centre right: Plan of the Kelso's cabin in 1849 [at?] 1850

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