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Endeavour journal, 4 August 1770 (Series 03.710)

Notes: Page header reads: 'From Endeavours River'
Author: Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820
Date: 4 August 1770
Series title: Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771
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Transcript: 4. Fine calm morn. Began early and warp'd the ship out, after which we saild right out till we came to the turtle reef where our turtlers took one turtle. Myself got some few shells but saw many Beautifull sea insects &c . At night our people who fishd caught abundance of sharks.