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The Ledger of The Polar Star

Extracts from the famous ship's accounts ledger from her build and launch in Peterhead in 1857 to her sale to Dundee in 1882

Ledger of the Polar Star

    

Ledger Page 237

Stock Account, 1857

Debit

Jan
12 By R Walker 4 64ths 1st Call 200.0.0
12 By D Mitchell 16 800.0.0
12 By Jas Mitchell Snr. 3 150.0.0
12 By Jas Mitchell Jnr. 3 150.0.0
12 By Wm Mitchell 21 1050.0.0
12 By Wm Lillie 1 50.0.0
13 By John Shewan 1 50.0.0
13 By Charles Brand 4 200.0.0
13 By Charles Brand (for Mrs Fraser) 1 50.0.0
13 By Capt. D. Ewan 4 200.0.0
14 By Paul Margetson 6 300.0.0

Feb
17 By Wm. Lillie 1 64th 2nd Call 345.0.0
19 By John Shewan 1 45.0.0
20 By Robert Walker 4 180.0.0
20 By Capt D. Ewan 4 180.0.0
20 By James Mitchell Jnr 3 135.0.0
20 By James Mitchell Snr 3 135.0.0
20 By David Mitchell 16 720.0.0
20 By Wm Mitchell 21 945.0.0
20 By Chas. Brand 4 180.0.0
20 By Mrs Fraser 1 45.0.0
25 By Paul Margetson 6 270

To Balance: 6080.0.0

 

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