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Captain James Cook Memorial, Point Venus, Tahiti

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Captain James Cook Memorial, Point Venus Tahiti. Installed in 1901. Captain Cook and his company arrived at Tahiti aboard Endeavor to observe the Transit of Venus expected on 3 June 1769. Point Venus on Matavai Bay is said to be the site of their encampment and point of observation.

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Photo Information for Captain James Cook Memorial, Point Venus, Tahiti

Taken with ADI FSII-20MC

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I love this kind of history. Don't know that we'll ever get there, but I enjoy seeing the photos.

 

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