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[South Coast.
APPENDIX.

TABLE I. (Reference from p. 69.)

Longitude of the Observatory in Princess Royal Harbour, King George's Sound.

Appt. Greenwich time of the observations.   Place. Longit. E. from Naut. Alm. Reduction by two time keepers. E. Longitude of the Observatory. Correction Correct Longit. of the Observatory. Whence deduced. Observer.
for errors in tables Interv. of ☾'s error.
1801 Nov. º ' " º ' " º ' " ' " º ' "
º    '
28 at 17 30
At sea.
90
91
56
6
0
15
+27
 
20
49
 
118
118
16
27
49
4
−29
45
 
One day
117
117
47
57
4
19
ʘ E. ☾
C
29 at 17 50
95
95
50
47
45
45
+22
 
39
7
 
118
118
29
26
52
52
−29
0
 
Two days
118
117
0
57
52
52
Ditto.

30 at 17 23 97 51 0 +20 20 18 118 11 18 −29 30 117 42 48 F
December.
º    '
11 at 17 24
Anchorage
in Princess
Royal
Harbour.
118
118
118
118
118
4
4
7
9
1
30
30
30
45
0
118
118
118
118
118
4
4
7
9
1
30
30
30
45
0
−5



30
 
 
 
 
One day



117
117
118
118
117
59
59
2
4
55
0
0
0
15
30
ʘ W. ☾



C

F

12 at 21 47 At
Observatory.


117
117
117
117
117
56
59
55
54
58
45
15
45
30
45
117
117
117
117
117
56
59
55
54
58
45
15
45
30
45
−9



30
 
 
 
 
One day



117
117
117
117
117
47
49
45
44
49
15
45
15
0
15
Ditto.



C

F

31 at 13 32 Ditto.








118
118
117
117
117
117
118
118
117
117
2
6
58
56
55
8
4
50
52
51
45
30
0
45
0
0
30
0
30
0
118
118
117
117
117
117
118
118
117
117
2
6
58
56
55
8
4
50
52
51
45
30
0
45
0
0
30
0
30
0
−18








0
 
 
 
 
One day








117
117
117
117
117
117
117
117
117
117
47
53
45
43
42
55
51
37
39
38
45
30
0
45
0
0
30
0
30
0
ʘ E. ☾








C

F


C

F

1802 Jan.
º    '
11 at 17 56
On shore at
Lucky Bay.



122
122
122
122
122
122
30
29
33
34
38
41
45
30
15
45
45
15
−4
 
 
 
 
 
22




38
 
 
 
 
 
118
118
118
118
118
118
8
6
10
12
16
18
7
52
37
7
7
37
−6




15
 
 
 
 
 
One day




118
118
118
118
118
118
1
0
4
5
9
12
52
37
22
52
52
22
ʘ W. ☾




C




Longitude from thirty-one sets of lunar distances, Uncorrected 118 5 41,8 Corrected 117 53 9,9 and taken
From observations east of the moon alone 117 48' 3,7"
west of the moon alone 117 57' 57"
Mean 117 58' 0,3" east