Ship’s Log: Day Eighteen (Melbourne to Tilbury)

Eighteenth day of the voyage; eleventh day of the Pacific crossing.

A shopping list for 23 sailors and passengers, from the back of a news printout.

Bonded stores:

Beer  8 Cases

Cigarettes   79 CTN        15800 Stick

Whisky:

Johnny Walkers Red, 700 ml,  4 Btl             2.80 Litres

Johnny Walkers Red, 1 Ltr   7 Btl             7.00 Litres

Liquor:

Bacardi Rum, white, 1L   2 Btl             2.00 Litres

Ricard Aperatif, 1L   7 Btl             7.00 Litres

Wine:

Sparkling wine Seaviw Brut (75cl)  9 Btl            6.75 Litres

Assorted red/white wine (75cl)  65 Btl           48.75 Litres

Cask wine red/white, $L & 5L each  17 Cask    76.00 Litres

Engine:

Fuel oil  196 MT

Diesel oil  146.0 MT

Lube oil  51,560.0 Litres

Fresh water   500.0 MT

General:

Detergent & soap  40 kgs

Grease   550 kgs

Paint   1,815 Ltrs

Thinner   274 Ltrs

Kerosene and solvent  nil

Steward:

Cereal & pasta  35.0 Kgs

Coffee ground & instant  5.8 Kgs

Tea (in bag @ 2 gr.)  8.0 Box

Sugar   21.0 Kgs

Salt  8.0 Kgs

Fresh meat  511.0 Kgs

Fresh fish  155.0 Kgs

All canned food  310.0 Kgs

Eggs  900.0 Pcs

Fruit, fish  53.0 Kgs

Vegetable, fresh 114.0 Kgs

Butter  8.0 Kgs

Margarine  nil

Cheese   33.0 Kgs

Milk   96.0 Ltrs

Bread  30.0 Lvs

Flour  75.0 Kgs

Spices  5.0 Kgs

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