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Journey home

Tuesday 14th May - at daybreak we left our moorings in Port Royal Harbour and set sail for Ingleterra – fine w.r – beating wind.

Wednesday 15th – cloudy weather – engaged beating up to the East end of Jamaica – heavy rain at night.

Thursday 16th – cloudy weather, beating up between Jam: & S.t Domingo.

Friday 17th – stormy, squally morning – fine afternoon – foul wind. At 6 P.M. close to Navasa, a small barren, uninhabited island.

Saturday 18th – fine day – rainy squally afternoon & night with most vivid lightning – beating up the coast of S.t Domingo.

Sunday 19th – fine weather – foul wind – in sight of Cuba & Hayti.

Monday 20th – left [sic] and favourable breeze, inclinable to calm, passing between Cape Maize & Cape Nicolas – very fine weather.

Tuesday 21st May – fine weather – calms and light breezes.

Wednesday 22d – fine weather, light breezes. At 6 P.M. abreast of Fortune Island.

Thursday 23d – at half past 5 A.M. the Master went ashore with the Mail at Crooked Island – and at 11 A.M. we left with a moderate & foul breeze – fine weather all day. At 5 cloudy weather with rain, which caused the wind to draw more aft.

Friday 24th – rainy morning – fine day – pretty favourable and moderate breeze.

Saturday 25th – fine weather – Moderate and favourable breeze.

Sunday 26th – fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Monday 27th – fine weather – very light and favourable breeze.

Tuesday 28th – fine weather – very light & favourable breeze

Wednesday 29th – rainy morning fine day – fresh and favourable breeze.

Thursday 30th May - fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Friday 31st - fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Saturday 1st June - fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Sunday 2nd - fine weather – light and favourable breeze.

Monday 3rd - fine weather – Moderate and favourable breeze.

Tuesday 4th - fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Wednesday 5th - rainy weather – Moderate and favourable breeze.

Thursday 6th - rainy cold weather – Thermometer at 58*.

Friday 7th - squally weather – favourable wind but variable in strength.

Saturday 8th - variable wind & weather.

Sunday 9th - fine weather – we have felt very cold for these four or fie days past – fresh and nearly favourable breeze.

Monday 10th June - very disagreeable weather – gale of wind from S & E.d

Tuesday 11th - cloudy morning – fine day – fresh and favourable breeze, with a heavy swell & loping about.

Wednesday 12th - cloudy weather – Moderate & favourable breeze.

Thursday 13th - foggy weather with slight drizzle. Moderate & favourable breeze.

Friday 14th - fine weather – fresh and favourable breeze.

Saturday 15th - squally weather with occasional showers of rain and hail – fresh favourable breeze.

Sunday 16th - squally forenoon – fine afternoon, fresh & favourable breeze. Spoke the Renard [2] bound to Halifax.

Monday 17th - fresh and favourable breeze – fine weather.

Tuesday 18th - fresh and favourable breeze – variable weather.

Wednesday 19th - at 7 A.M. came to anchor in Falmouth Harbour.