1839
Saturday
July 27
Ships draught, - Forward 22.4
Aft 24.4
By the stern 2.00
Height of midship post 5.1
Daphne sailed for the Archipeligo with the mail.
Sunday 28 About 5am shipped & made sail in company with the Powerful & the Ganges; the latter went on shore Burmola point & held fast for more than an hour.
Noon { Lat 35 52' N Long 15 5' E
Cape Matapan N86E 359 Miles
Monday 29
Noon { Lat 35 35' N Long 17 10' E
Cape Matapan N85E 262 miles
In the evening we lost sight of the Ganges & Powerful, they having seen us completely out of sight
Tuesday 30
Noon { Lat 36 1' N Long 20 20' E
Cape Matapan N79E 104 miles
Wednesday 31 Land in sight at daylight bearing about N.E. - At 8 we exchanged Nos with HMS Talavara after which she telegraphed "Admiral at Tenedos"