PreviousNext
29 January 1769
Previous/Next Page
Cook's Journal: Daily EntriesVoyaging Accounts
----------
Table of Contents

On this day ...
29 January 1769

Endeavour Voyage Maps
Joseph Banks
Parkinson
Hawkesworth


1769
References

Index
Search

Contact us

Search for
in Falconer's Dictionary of the Marine
29 January 1769

Week Days Mo Days Winds Course's Distce Sail'd in Miles Latd in South Longd in W: from
Greenwich
Bearings &Ca Noon
Sunday 29 Wt Northerly S.W. 79 - 59..0 72° 48  

First and latter parts fresh gales and squally with flying showers of rain and Hail.   the Middle Strong gales with heavy Squalls and showers of rain.   at 8 PM took the 2nd reef in the topsails —  at 6 AM Close reef'd the Fore topsail and took in the Mizen topsail, and at 10 set it again and loosed the reef out of the ^ fore top sail —



Cultural Artefacts in South Seas Companion: reef (nautical term)

Previous Page Voyaging Accounts Next Page


© Transcription of National Library of Australia, Manuscript 1 page 35, 2004
Published by South Seas, using the Web Academic Resource Publisher
To cite this page use: http://nla.gov.au/nla.cs-ss-jrnl-cook-17690129