Reference numberRBC/1/36
Alternative reference numberRBC.1.153
Title'Directions for Seamen bound for Farre Voyages by Mr Rooke'
DescriptionA 'to do' list - eg to observe the declination of the compass, observe the tides, observe any unusual 'meteors', to keep a diary of events
Details about how to sound the depth of the sea without a line (figure of instrument on p 156) and to take up water near the bottom of the sea
Extent4 sides
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/1/33
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