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Title Log of the Eagle Wing
Reference Log 2026
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Mar 1856 - Apr 1858
Description The logbook abstract of the ship Eagle Wing details a voyage from New York to San Francisco, Hong Kong, Australia, Calcutta, back to Hong Kong, then Shanghai, and back to New York (Mar 1856-Apr 1858). Master was Robert H Waters. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, and location. Log does not continue while in port. Bound with the bark Terror and the ships David G Fleming and Red Jacket.
Document Type Logbook, Manuscript
Theme(s) Trade and Commerce; Transport and Communication
Keywords ship, voyage, sea, seafaring, crew, sailor, sailor's life, captain, officer, vessel, weather, latitude, longitude, navigation, cargo, freight, goods
Countries USA; China; India; Australia
Ports New York, USA; San Francisco, USA; Hong Kong, China; Shanghai, China; Kolkata, India
Ships Eagle Wing
Additional Information Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Peabody Essex Museum catalogue.
Copyright Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum