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Endeavour journal, 20 February 1770 (Series 03.544)

Notes: Page header reads: 'along the shore'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 20 February 1770
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 20. This morn we were close in with the land which appeard flat, sandy and very barren near the shore but rising into high hills inland. We stood in pretty near to it but saw no signs of inhabitants. W[ind] Southerly all day blowing fresh.