A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: Frank Reed
Date: 2020 Jul 21, 14:34 -0700
Two more online workshops:
- Celestial Navigation in the Age of Sail
- Register July 27,28,29: Online Workshop
Real celestial navigation from the historical perspective of the Age of Sail. Details on sextant observations with historical instruments and historical pencil and paper calculations, just as it was done aboard American sailing vessels in the late 19th century. more...
- Lunars: Finding Longitude by Lunar Distances
- Register August 10,11,12: Online Workshop
Learn to shoot and clear "lunars", long considered the ultimate test of a celestial navigator. Challenging and intricate, lunars are also a window into the fascinating early history of navigation. more...
Please contact me through the links above if you have any questions.