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10 October 1768

Week Days Month Days Winds Course Dist.ce in
Miles
Latitude in Longd in West from
Greenwich
Bearings at Noon
Monday 10 SEBE S 10° W. 10 M 7° 48' 22° 13' Do N 3° E 164 Leags

First part light breeze and clear weather. Middle Squally, with heavy showers of rain, latter Variable light airs and calm and dark gloomy weather. At 3 pm found the current to set NNE 1/4E 11/4 Mile per hour and at Noon found it to set NE 3/4 N at the same rate and the Variation to be 8° 39' West by the Mean of Several Azimuths.


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