Endeavour journal, 12 September 1768 (Series 03.018)
|Notes:||Page header reads: 'to Madeira'; 'Madeira'|
|Author:||Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820|
|Date:||12 September 1768|
|Series title:||Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771|
|Transcript:||12. This morn Porto Santo and Madeira were in full veiw, they were seen at day break, indeed we had a little overshot them; as the wind was rather scanty we had however no doubt of fetching in at night.
Accordingly at ten tonight came to an anchor in Fonchiale bay.