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28 February 1769

Week Days Month Days Winds Course's Distce Sail'd in Miles Latd in South Longd in West from Greenwich Bearings &Ca Noon
Tuesday 28 West to NW N. 13° Wt 42 39°..33' 30" 110..38  

The former part Little wind and fine clear weather.   the air full as warm as in the same degree of North Latitude at the correspondaent season of the year;   the SW swell still keeps up notwithstand the gale hath been over about thirty hours, a proof that there is no land near in that quarter--   the remainder part of this Day fresh breezes and clear   at 9 am took three sets of Observations of the Sun and Moon in order to find the Longitude of the Ship —



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