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post #1839 of Old 02-22-2013
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Re: HMS Bounty in trouble...

Originally Posted by Capt.Mhack View Post
They sail at 11 kts in a hurricane.

Also testified they were getting weather faxes every hour.. seems like they completely ignored them.
Is that what there speed was under sail alone?

In any case, should be: "They sail at 11 kts into a hurricane".
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