Tag: Endeavour River

5th August 1820 – at sea, travelling between Lizard Island to Cairncross Island

On this day, 5th August 1820, Allan Cunningham was at sea, travelling between Lizard Island to Cairncross Island, when he accompanied Phillip Parker King on his third survey of the Australian coast.

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27th July 1820 – anchored in Endeavour River

On this day 27th July 1820, Allan Cunningham was aboard The Mermaid, anchored off a beach on the Endeavour River, just near the spot where Captain Cook had anchored some years before.

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29th June 1819 – visit to Endeavour River

On this day, 29th June 1819, Allan Cunningham visits Endeavour River while accompanying Phillip Parker King on his second circumnavigation to survey coastal Australia onboard HMS Mermaid.

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