'Discovery' run onto rocks in Queen Charlotte Sound

This print shows George Vancouver's ship 'Discovery' on the rocks in Queen Charlotte Sound, New Zealand. The Chatham is visible in the background.

It appeared as plate 4 in Volume 1 of George Vancouver's 'Voyage of Discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and around the world in 1790 - 1795' and was engraved from a drawing by Zachary Mudge.

Mounted in Album PAJ2143, with PAJ2145 - PAJ2206.

Object Details

ID: PAJ2181
Type: Print
Display location: Not on display
Creator: Mudge, after L.; Alexander, William Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas
Vessels: Discovery (1789)
Date made: 1770s
People: Mudge, L.; Alexander, William Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas
Credit: National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Measurements: Sheet: 231 x 306 mm
Parts: Plates of Cook's Voyages - Voyage 1 (Album)

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