Story: Seafarers

Leisure activities (1st of 3)

Leisure activities

Seafarers worked hard, and so made the most of their free time. These apprentices (trainee officers) from the barque County of Pembroke are enjoying a beer, possibly after completing their qualifying examination.

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Museum of Wellington City and Sea

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Neill Atkinson, 'Seafarers - Crew culture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/5380/leisure-activities (accessed 18 January 2022)

Story by Neill Atkinson, published 12 Jun 2006