Day 9 At Sea

Bootlegger of Mann
Frank Newton
Thu 19 May 2011 22:38


42:00N 038.50W

Thursday 19th May 2011 


07:25 Awoke. Lot of cloud cover so pretty grey this morning.


Missed breakfast in mess due to confusion on my part re time. Thought we had moved on an hour again last night. We hadn’t . We are still 2 hrs behind UK. Made a porridge and cup of tea with hot water from bridge.


Went onto Bootlegger and plotted in some positions.


Took noon position and other data from bridge.


Noon Position: 42:00N 038.50W


Course now 71.9 degrees; S.O.G. 19kt  DTG: 1649 nm ETA Southampton 10:00 Monday


12:30: Lunch.


13:30 Took nap on Bridge Starboard Wing


15:30 Video work on computer.


17:50 Late for evening meal.


!8:30 Went aboard Bootlegger to do some chart work. Batteries 25.5V


19:30 Video work on computer.


20.30 Went up to Bridge to have a coffee. Chatted with Richard and Alex 1 about scary air flights etc.


21:00 Video work on computer. 


22:00 With just three more nights aboard the S word I hit my bunk.