Endeavour journal, 4 November 1770 (Series 03.783)
|Notes:||Page header reads: 'Batavia'|
|Author:||Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820|
|Date:||4 November 1770|
|Series title:||Series 03: The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 25 August 1768 - 12 July 1771|
|Transcript:||4. At last after many delays causd by Duch ships which came alon[g]side the wharfs to load Pepper Series 03: The Endeavour was this day got down to Onrust where she was to be hove down without delay, most welcome news to us all now heartily tired of this unwholsome countrey.
Poor Mr Monkhouse became worse and worse without the intervention of one favourable symptom so that we now had little hopes of his life.