The Brown Son and Ferguson 'Clutha' logbook for Chief Officers allows the recording of one day's work per page. This edition is fit for 6 months work.
The Chief Officers log book contains sections for the following daily entries:
Accidents to crew or vessel, damages and all unusual circumstances.
The time each day of commencing to load or discharge.
Details and duration of any delays on account of weather or otherwise.
Time of finishing work each day.
Quantity of cargo loaded or discharged each day.
Names of each day's tallymen.
By whom winches have been run, ie crew or shoremen.
It also contains space for crew lists and health and safety checks.