7th February 1769
Tierra del Fuego to Tahiti
A fresh breeze and dark cloudy weather, with some showers of rain; the wind, varying from West to North by West, obliged us to Tack several times. Wind North-West by West, West by South; course North 20 degrees West; distance 46 miles; latitude 54 degrees 40 minutes South, longitude 82 degrees 54 minutes West.
Joseph Banks Journal
Myself better again, in the evening ship made a little westing.
Posted by Arborfield at 08:40