John Frederick Crothers was employed initially as a galley boy and later as a certified ship's cook with the merchant navy. The papers include a volume recording his certificates of discharge taken from the lists of crew and official log book. The volume records the names of ships on which he served.
John Frederick Crothers, Papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The records relate to the late John Frederick Crothers as a merchant seaman and ship's cook.
The volume and enclosed papers are numbered chronologically.
Conditions Governing Access
The records were donated by Mr Crothers' widow.
Other Finding Aids
Detailed list available.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Compiled by Richard Morgan for the Glamorgan Archives.
All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.
The records remained with the family until donation.
Accruals are not expected.