Wednesday, November 23rd, 1898, RMS Majestic, Irish Sea

Wednesday morning, Nov. 23/98. Steaming up the Irish channel 9:15. We passed the Fastnet light at 7:10, 3 hours’ steaming from there to Queenstown, excitement all the while looking for lights on Irish coast. Passed Kinsale light, next the light ship, after which we saw the tender’s lights ahead & we gradually came closer together. The […]

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Saturday, November 19th, 1898, RMS Majestic, Atlantic Ocean

Saturday morning, Nov. 19/98, on board the RMS Majestic on the Atlantic, moderately fine, but cold. Going back to Thursday night, I accordingly had my hot bath, turned in, steward brought me a steaming hot “night cap” as he had done the night before, & after the enjoyment thereof, made myself comfortable for the night. Albion came […]

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