Letter by Michael Jackson re shipwreck of unnamed vessel of Parke Jackson Line.



Undated letter (possibly 1837) by Michael Jackson to his parents in Wrightington from St Peter's Hospital, Bristol, re shipwreck of un-named vessel, (possibly Caledonia(n)), Parke - Jackson Line, sailing from Liverpool. Crew are obliged to drink blood and eat heart and liver of dead men to survive.