Captain Sinclair's financial papers, crew wages and personal eyesight prescription

Scope and Content

Papers originally wrapped in a bundle in a box beside other bundles of Captain Sinclair's papers and relate to his time on Benmohr, c1940-1941.

  • List of Chinese painters' overtime, Benmohr at Singapore, 1940;
  • list of firemens' overtime, c1940;
  • list of merchant navy officers' pension fund contributions, c1940;
  • crew signatures for the receipt of wages, 1941;
  • receipts from Ministry of Shipping and Wm Thomson & Co, 1941;
  • seamens' advance notices, 1940;
  • Chinese crew wages, c1940;
  • eyesight prescription for Captain Sinclair from The Durban Optical Company, Durban, 1941;
  • European portage bills, c1940;
  • National Insurance schedule of contributions to be paid by crew, 1940;
  • Insurance Tax Return account form for crew of Benmohr, 1940;
  • disbursements, c1940.