Day 8 At Sea

Bootlegger of Mann
Frank Newton
Wed 18 May 2011 22:36

40:23N 48:45W

Wednesday 18th May 2011


Awoke at 07:00.


08.00  Made some porridge on the bridge


Did some filming


Did some washing 


Went aboard Bootlegger. Replaced the aft heads macerator pump with new one.

We now have two operational heads. 


Battery reading: 25.6V Charged battery


Noon Position: 40:23N 48:45W


12:30 Lunch: Captain; First Officer; Chief Engr and Alex’s 1 & 2.. Chicken soup, spicy Tapas

and white chocolate Magnum ice cream stick for dessert.


Did some laundry


17:00 BBQ on the stern deck. Complete with roast pig on a rotating spit!. Very impressive spread laid on – chicken kebabs, large shrimps, herring, various other meats plus cooler tub of beer. Noticed Philipinos gathered together one side of the deck whilst Russians sat together on the other side. Captain Richard, the Chef and I … in the middle. We did try some mixing.


21:00 Hit the sack.