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July the 3rd
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[penned note in top margin] Commences with cloudy weather and the wind from the S.E. but changeable and bafling. Barometer 30. Thermometer 70.  
[the following passage written in a different hand apparently after the rest of the
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day’s entry was written]
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Commences with cloudy weather  
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and the wind from the S.E. but  
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changeable and bafling, Barometer 30
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Thermometer 70.  
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[the rest of the original entry:]
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Comences with cloudy wethr
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and the wind from the south east
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but variable and Bafling  Barometer 30  2/10
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Thermometer 70
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July the 4th  Lat 22=10 Long 06=20 East
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July the 3d
Comences with light brezes and
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Comences with cloudy wether and the wind from the South East But variable and Bafling
cloudy & wind from S.S.E.
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Barometer 30  2/10 Thermometer 70
  
July the 5th  Comences with rain &  
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July the 4th
cloudy weather wind bafling from  
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Lat 22=10 Long 06=20 East
From South to West [huuling?]  against
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Comences with light breezes and cloudy & wind from S.S.E.
the Sun  all aperances of the
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South East trades but wee shall not get
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them two soon for wee should have
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taken them in 20 South instead of
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18 South
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July 6th  Lat 18=30  Long 02 East
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July the 5th
Comences moderate and cloudy
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Comences with rain & Cloudy weather wind bafling from From South to West hauling against the Sun all apearances of the South East trades but wee Shall not get them two Soon for wee Should have taken them in 20 South instead of 18 South
wind Bafling from South to North
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working against th sun every 24 hours
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Later part the same
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July the 7th calm thougt out with
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July 6th
pasing clouds  the wind is SE
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Lat 18=30 Long 02=00 East
overhead but none on the water
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Comences moderate and cloudy wind Bafling from South to North working against th Sun Every 24 hours Later part the Same
[the following were in two columns]
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[col1]
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time by chronometer              Greenwich  watch
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July the 7th
                  11-34-00                    Chr [flow?]
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calm throughout with pasing clouds the wind is SE overhead but none on the water
                  12 44  00                      m      s
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                ------------------                  4 25 3/10    corrected
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                2)24-19-00                      5  04  2/10
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                  ----------------                    ----------------
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                    12=19-00                        09-29 5/10
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Time by chronometer        Greenwich watch
Chromtr
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[series of navigational calculations]
corectin            6  25             
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Longitude West one dg & thirty two miles 01=32 By Chronometer
                    -----------------
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Longitude West one Deg & thirty thee miles By Watch 01=33
                    12-12 -35
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                            4  34
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                        -------------
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                    12-08  = 01
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                    Chro fast 3m 30s                h      m    s
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                                                                  12  - 08  - 01
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      Chro corections  117 days              12-00 -00
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                                        26                      --------------------
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-------------------------------------                    00-08-01
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                                  702                                    3  30
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                              234 [3 written under 7]     ------------
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                                -------------------                  00-4-31
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                          60)304 2/10
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                                300  5  minutes
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                          ------------------------
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                            004 seconds   
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Longitude West
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01 32  ½
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one deg & thirty two [illegible]
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By Chronometer
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[Column 2]
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[with?] Chr watch  Green [mn?] [time?]
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h      m    s                                              Chr fast
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11-34-    00
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12  24    00
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2)  23    58-00                                  3-41  2/10
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      --------------------                            2  43    8/10
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        11-59-00                                    -----------------------
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                9  29                                  06-25-  0/10
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        ------------------
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            12-08-29
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                04  34
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            ------------------
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            12-03-55
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                        40
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            --------------
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                  12-04-35
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                    12-00-00
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                          4  35
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Longitude West
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one Deg & thirty thee miles
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by watch 01=33
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Revision as of Dec 14, 2016, 12:24:03 PM

[penned note in top margin] Commences with cloudy weather and the wind from the S.E. but changeable and bafling. Barometer 30. Thermometer 70.

July the 3d Comences with cloudy wether and the wind from the South East But variable and Bafling Barometer 30 2/10 Thermometer 70

July the 4th Lat 22=10 Long 06=20 East Comences with light breezes and cloudy & wind from S.S.E.

July the 5th Comences with rain & Cloudy weather wind bafling from From South to West hauling against the Sun all apearances of the South East trades but wee Shall not get them two Soon for wee Should have taken them in 20 South instead of 18 South

July 6th Lat 18=30 Long 02=00 East Comences moderate and cloudy wind Bafling from South to North working against th Sun Every 24 hours Later part the Same

July the 7th calm throughout with pasing clouds the wind is SE overhead but none on the water

Time by chronometer Greenwich watch [series of navigational calculations] Longitude West one dg & thirty two miles 01=32 By Chronometer Longitude West one Deg & thirty thee miles By Watch 01=33