HMS Providence, sloop (1791-1797)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Astronomical observations made between Nootka Sound and the Spanish settlement of Monterrey on the coast of California, 1796-05-21 - 1796-06-05
Observations taken on board the ship at sea, at anchor in the Bay of Nunez Gaona, and on shore at Spanish Island within the Strait of John de Fuca.
Astronomical observations made in Nootka Sound, north west coast of America, 1796-03-17 - 1796-05-14
The observations begin with a note on setting up his instruments and include mention that the ship was in need of repair having sprung a leak.