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Log entries for 1773, 1773-01-01 - 1773-12-31

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/56: 39r-103r

Scope and Contents

The log entries for 1773 were kept by Bayly on a more or less daily basis, with no entries provided between 8 April and 7 June when the ship was in New Zealand. Among his observations, Bayly sometimes includes readings of the ship's speed by the log line and half-minute glass. The two ships crossed the Antarctic Circle on 17 January, and Bayly records the event in a brief entry [RGO 14/56: 43r]. Other notable entries include those for 8 February and 30 October, recording the Adventure's first and second separation from the Resolution [RGO 14/56: 48v-49r and RGO 14/56: 93v].


  • Creation: 1773-01-01 - 1773-12-31


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65 folio(s) (65 ff.) : Paper

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Finding aid date

2012-06-26 11:38:30+00:00

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