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17 August 1769

Week Day's &Ca Winds Course's Distce Saild Latd In South Longd in West [of Greenwich] Bearings &Ca at Noon
Thurs. 17 WBS to SWBS SSE 76 Ms 26°..10' 149°..46'  

A Gentle breeze with some flying showers of rain; had a large swell from the S.W, all this day, much larger than yesterday, and this must be the reason why the Observe'd Latitude differ'd from the Log again to day 16 Miles —

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