27 February 1770
Previous/Next Page
Cook's Journal: Daily EntriesVoyaging Accounts
Table of Contents

On this day ...
27 February 1770

Endeavour Voyage Maps
Joseph Banks



Contact us

Search for
in Falconer's Dictionary of the Marine
27 February 1770

Tuesday 27th A very hard gale at SWBW and WSW with heavy squalls attended with showers of rain and a large hollow sea without the least intermission the whole of this 24 hours. We continued under our Courses from noon untill 7 PM when we handed the Main sail and lay too under the fore sail with her head to the southward - Lat. at Noon 46°.54' - Longd made from Cape Saunders 1°..24' East.

Previous Page Voyaging Accounts Next Page

© Transcription of National Library of Australia, Manuscript 1 page 196, 2004
Published by South Seas, using the Web Academic Resource Publisher
To cite this page use: