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    Re: The voyage of the CWM
    From: Dennis Koehler
    Date: 2003 Dec 22, 19:44 -0500

    Hello Jan: please remove me from your e-mail list....thanks.  Dennis
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Jan Kalivoda" 
    To: 
    Sent: Monday, December 22, 2003 5:34 PM
    Subject: Re: The voyage of the CWM
    
    
    > Interesting stuff, really.
    >
    > Frank, when you have logbooks opened, do you realize, how the chronometer
    and lunar longitudes were used for the following navigator's day work? Was
    the next reckoning started from them? From the chronometer or from the lunar
    longitude? (Probably after shifting them to the noon?). Or were they used
    for obtaining the course to steer at least, as in Norie's Epitome from 1831?
    Or were they left aside and DR longitude remained the starting point for
    both the reckoning and for aiming at the point of arrival throughout the all
    voyage as in the contemporary Bowditch (1851=1838)?
    >
    >
    > Jan Kalivoda
    
    
    

       
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