Gooch, William, c1770 - 1792 (astronomer)
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
From the ship's departure from the Falkland Islands in December 1791 until its arrival at Nootka Sound in June 1792; transcribed by Sir Joseph Banks from a report by Thomas Dobson.
Describing their passage to the Marquesas Islands, interaction with local islanders, and a solar eclipse observed there. The letter is partly written in Greek script.
- Subject: Marquises, Îles X
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