A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels — Volume 12 eBook

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Courses and Distances from Point to Point, in the Streight of Magellan by Compass.

Cape Virgin Mary lies in latitude 52 deg.24’S., and longitude 68 deg.22’W.

  From Courses.  Miles.  Latitude, Long.

Cape Virgin Mary to Dungeness Point S.by W. 5 52 deg.28’ 68 deg.28’
Dungeness Point to Point Possession W.3/4 S. 18 52 23 68 57
Point Possession to the S. side of
the 1st Narrows S.W.1/4 S. 27 52 35 69 38
The N. to the S. end of the Narrows S.S.W. 9 ——­ ——­
The S. end of the Narrows to Cape
  Gregory W.S.W.1/4 W. 25 52 39 70 31
Cape Gregory to Sweepstakes Foreland S.30 deg.W. 12-1/3 ——­ ——­
Cape Gregory to Dolphin’s Foreland S.W.1/2 W. 14 52 43 70 53
Dolphin’s Foreland to the N. end of
  Elizabeth’s Island S.1/2 W. 14-3/4 52 56 71 6
The N. end of Elizabeth’s Island to
St Bartholomew’s Island E.N.E. 1-1/2 52 56 71 4
The N. end of Elizabeth’s Island to
  St George’s Island S.E. 8 ——­ ——­
The N. end of Elizabeth’s Island to
  Porpus Point S.byW. 12 53 6 71 17
Porpus Point to Fresh-water Bay S.1/2 E. 22-2/3 ——­ ——­
Fresh-water Bay to Cape St Ann, or
  Port Famine S.S.E.1/4 E. 13-2/3 53 42 71 28
Cape St Ann to the entry of a great
  sound on the south shore N.E. ——­ ——­ ——­
Cape St Ann to Cape Shut-up S.byE. 12 53 54 71 32
Cape Shut-up to Dolphin’s Island S.S.W. 7 53 59 71 41
Dolphin’s Island to Cape Froward,
the southermost in all America S.47 W. 11 54 3 71 59
Cape Froward to Snug Bay Point W.1/2 N. 8 ——­ ——­
Snug, Bay Point to Cape Holland W.byS 13-2/3 53 57 72 34
Cape Holland to Cape Gallant W.1/4 S. 21-1/2 53 50 73 9
Cape Gallant to Elizabeth’s Bay W.N.W.1/2 W 11-1/2 53 48 73 24
Elizabeth’s Bay to York Point W.N.W.1/2 W. 6-1/3 53 39 73 32
York Road to Cape Cross-tide W.3/4 S. 10 ——­ ——­
York Road to Cape Quod W.1/2 S. 21 53 33 74 6
Cape Quod to St David’s Head S.E. 4-1/2 ——­ ——­
Cape Quod to Butler’s Bay S.1/4 W. 4 53 37 74 9
Cape Quod to Chance Bay S.S.W. 5 ——­ ——­
Cape Quod to Great Mussel Bay S.W.1/2 S. 6 ——­ ——­
Cape Quod to Snow Sound W.S.W.1/2 W. 10 ——­ ——­
Cape Quod to Lion’s Cove W.N.W.3/4 W. 12 53 26 74 25
Lion’s Cove to Good-Luck Bay W.N.W.3/4 W. 6 53 23 74 33
Cape Quod to Cape Notch W.N.W.3/4 W. 21 53 22 74 36

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