Friday, 28th. Winds variable between the North and West. At 6 in the Evening anchored in 13 fathoms, Edam Island bearing East, distant 1 1/2 miles. At day light in the morning weighed again, and keept plying to windward between Edam and Duffin’s Island, but gained very little owing to the variableness of the winds.
December 28, 2013
Friday, 28th December, 1770