Welcome to the NavList Message Boards.

NavList:

A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding

Compose Your Message

Message:αβγ
Message:abc
Add Images & Files
    or...
       
    Reply
    Re: Age of Sail Navigation Weekend and a Lunars Day
    From: Robert Pearson
    Date: 2019 Sep 16, 22:06 -0700

    Do you have a year for when these calculations were done?  Seems like 

    they were still using Lunars to find their longitude.

    Charles, Frank can reply in more detail perhaps but 3rd line from bottom of the log book page reads:

    Monday October 2, 1809 Long by O&C ------------- 52°-16' E

    Robert Pearson

       
    Reply
    Browse Files

    Drop Files

    NavList

    What is NavList?

    Join NavList

    Name:
    (please, no nicknames or handles)
    Email:
    Do you want to receive all group messages by email?
    Yes No

    You can also join by posting. Your first on-topic post automatically makes you a member.

    Posting Code

    Enter the email address associated with your NavList messages. Your posting code will be emailed to you immediately.
    Email:

    Email Settings

    Posting Code:

    Custom Index

    Subject:
    Author:
    Start date: (yyyymm dd)
    End date: (yyyymm dd)

    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site
    Visit this site