is a transcript of the journal in the Special
Collections and Archives at King's College
diary of Charles Morgan Gillham, an officer on
board HMS Implacable. The Implacable was
stationed at Lisbon from April to July 1839,
after which she sailed in a convoy for Malta and
Turkey. The diary covers the period from Sunday
24 March 1839 to Friday 13 September 1839 [this
is mistakenly given as August in the diary]".
thanks to Katie Sambrook of the Foyle Special Collections
Library, King's College London, for
permission to photograph the journal pages and
her assistance with transcription.
transcription and any errors are the work of
Albert F. Gillham and Susan L. Gillham,
descendants of George Gillham and Sarah Moore,
from photographic images kindly created for them
by David Tadd.
any enquiries regarding this journal