27 May 1771
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27 May 1771

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in Falconer's Dictionary of the Marine
27 May 1771

27. In the night the wind settled at NE and in the morn to our great [surprize] we had no sight of the Fleet even from our mast heads so were obligd to jogg on by ourselves. A bird something like a gannet but darker was seen about the ship which settled upon the water and remaind there till out of sight.

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