Tuesday 30 August 1836

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Tuesday, Augt 30th. Vble weather & wind. rain occasionally. Steering
S.S.E. Wind West. One of the seamen, who had been
sinking for some time, died this forenoon. Noon. Cloudy
with light variable winds. Miles run, 88 + 2864 = 2952.
Late 8E40′ No. Longe 22E28′ Wt. P.M. Light variable airs.
6. Buried the corpse of the sailor who died today.
Heavy rain, lightning, & a breeze from S.S.E: trimmed
sails on the larboard tack. 10. Modte & cloudy: lightning.

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