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THE JOURNALS OF WILLIAM SCORESBY THE YOUNGER
Scoresbys Navigation by George Huxtable
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The Arctic Whaling Journals of William Scoresby the Younger: The voyages of ...
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Account afternoon Aimwell amongst appeared April Lat Arctic Arctic Regions bay ice blubber boats bowsprit breeze of wind Calm casks cloudy weather colour compass considerable course crew deck deleted distance drift ice eastward feet fish flinched floes Foreland fothering fresh breeze fresh gale Fulmars seen gale of wind Greenland Greenland Sea harpoon hauled heavy ice John journal entry July Lat June Lat Kittywakes land latitude leeward Lerwick Light winds longitude lunar distance margin mid-night miles minutes morning narwhales navigation night noon North North Briton observed opening pieces of ice proceeded pump rain reached S.erly Sandsend Scoresby Scoresby's Shetland ships in sight Smyth snow showers Spitsbergen steered strong gale struck swell tacked Therm Thermometer thick fog tons of oil Variable veered voyage westward whale whilst Whitby Whitby Museum William Scoresby windward yards