Saturday, 26th. First part little wind, the remainder calm and very hot; set up the Topmast Rigging, and clear’d ship between Decks, and wash her with Vinegar. Wind South Westerly; course South-East; distance 17 miles; latitude 9 degrees 56 minutes South; longitude 256 degrees 32 minutes West.
January 26, 2014
Saturday, 26th January, 1771