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Logbook of Ascension Island kept by Captain William Bate

Logbook containing daily logs from Thursday 1 January 1834 to Saturday 31 October 1835. Each log gives details of thermometer and weather conditions and at the end of each is a statement of the number of gallons of water consumed by the garrison that day. Also included are records of ships calling at the island (including American whalers, English whalers, ships from Sydney and Van Diemens Land, and Royal Naval vessels), details about the extensive building work being carried out on the island…
Shelfmark: MSS.Atlan.r.1
Extents: 1 volume
Dates: 1 January 1834 - 31 October 1835
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Memoirs of Jon Wainwright

Typescript memoirs, c1991.
Shelfmark: MSS. Brit. Emp. s. 548
Extents: 61 ff.
Dates: c1991
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Papers of Sir Charles Henry Harper

Diaries, correspondence, copies of despatches, reports, press cuttings etc. relating to Harper's work in the Gold Coast (1914-1920); papers relating to St. Helena and Ascension Island - mainly extracts/notes copied from other works and gathered by Harper in preparation for writing a book - (1922-1934); papers relating to Ashanti law and history (1904-1922) and to the Golden Stool of Ashanti (1921-1935).
Extents: 4 boxes
Dates: 1904-1935
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Reports by Bernard Stonehouse on the British Ornithologists' Union Centenary Expedition to Ascension Island

Reports by Bernard Stonehouse on the British Ornithologists' Union Centenary Expedition to Ascension Island.
Shelfmark: MS. Eng. c. 8411, fols. 66-79
Extents: 14 Leaves
Dates: n.d. [1950s]