Account of the voyage of the cutter yacht "Mystery" to Norway, Sweden and Denmark,
1872 June 29 - August 16.
|Main Creator:||Fleming, Harvey de Montmorency, 1843-|
Crew of the yacht inlcude Harvey de Montmorency Fleming "Owner, Skipper, General Navigator", his father John Congreve Fleming "Master", his cousin Reverend Walter de Montmorency "Chaplain", Philip Boutcher "1st mate", John Fleming "2nd mate", John Rogers "Boatswain", Thaddeus (Ted) Boutcher "A.B." [Able Seaman] and William Crabbe "Cook & Steward". Both Harvey de Montmorency Fleming and his father John Congreve Fleming were from Barrcore House, Goresbridge, Co. Kilkenny. Over the course of the voyage, they visited Christiansand, Gothenburg, Elsinore, Copenhagan and Karlskrona.
Cloth backed marble boards. Contains photographs, pencil sketches, printed maps, rubbings of Scandinavian coinage, and small engravings.
Physical description: 1 volume (51 pages).
Originally in the possession of Mrs. Jane de Montmorency Wright, Co. Kilkenny.
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