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Endeavour journal, 31 August 1768 (Series 03.007)

Notes: Page header reads: 'to Madeira'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 31 August 1768
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 31. Wind Freshend again this morn; observ'd about the Ship several of the Birds calld by the seamen Mother Careys chickens, Procellaria Pelagica Linn. which were thought by them to be a sure presage of a storm, as indeed it provd, for before night it blew so hard as to bring us under our Courses, and make me very sea sick again.