HMS Resolution (Ship : 1771-1782)

Sloop of the Royal Navy, and the ship in which Captain James Cook made his second and third voyages of exploration in the Pacific. Began her career as the North Sea collier 'Marquis of Granby', launched at Whitby in 1770, and purchased by the Royal Navy in 1771. She was originally registered as HMS Drake, but was soon renamed Resolution in 1771. Captured by the French in 1782.

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Cleveley, James fl 1776-1780 :[View of Charlotte Sound in New Zealand in the South Seas. [i. e. Matavai Bay, Tahiti, 1779]. Drawn on the spot by James Cleveley, painted by John Clevely, London. F. Jukes aquatt. London, Thomas Martyn, 1788]
Date: 1778 - 1788 - 1779 By: Cleveley, James, active 1776-1780; Cleveley, John, 1747-1786; Jukes, Francis, 1745-1812; Thomas Martyn (Firm); Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: G-462 Description: Title a misnomer for Matavai Bay, Tahiti. Shows Captain Cook with Tahitians on the beach, Tahitian dwellings, canoes and Cook's 2 ships, the Resolution and ...
[Loutherbourg, Philippe Jacques de] 1740-1812 :[The Apotheosis of Captain Cook from a design of P. J. de Loutherbourg, R. A. The view of Karakakooa Bay is from a drawing by John Webber R. A. (the last he made) in the collection of Mr G. Baker. London. Published December 1793 or January 20 1794 or earlier by J. Thane, Spur Street, Leicester Square]
Date: 1779 - 1794 From: Discoveries in the northern hemisphere. Cook's voyages in the years 1776, 77, 78, 79, 80. Plates II By: J Thane (Firm); Loutherbourg, Philippe Jacques de, 1740-1812; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918; Webber, John, 1751-1793; Wouvermann, active 1794 Ref: PUBL-0229-2-163 Description: An allegorical elevation of the deceased Captain James Cook. Cook is floating above the scene of his death, Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii, his hat in his right han...
Loutherbourg, Philippe Jacques de, 1740-1812 :The Apotheosis of Captain Cook from a design of P. J. de Loutherbourg, R. A. The view of Karakakooa Bay is from a drawing by John Webber R. A. (the last he made) in the collection of Mr G. Baker. London. Published January 20 1794 by J. Thane, Spur Street, Leicester Square
Date: 1779 - 1794 From: Discoveries in the northern hemisphere. Cook's voyages in the years 1776, 77, 78, 79, 80. Plates II By: J Thane (Firm); Loutherbourg, Philippe Jacques de, 1740-1812; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918; Webber, John, 1751-1793; Wouvermann, active 1794 Ref: PUBL-0229-2-164 Description: An allegorical elevation of the deceased Captain James Cook. Cook is floating above the scene of his death, Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii, his hat in his right han...
Date: 1777 - 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-031-a Description: A sweeping view of Fare Harbour with peaked mountains in the back. In the bay are the `Resolution' and the `Discovery' , and many native craft. Palm trees a...
Date: 1778 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Heath, James, 1757-1834 Ref: C-131-052-b Description: Walruses on a rocky foreshore, being shot at by a group of Captain Cook's sailors in a small boat, while another group loads carcasses into another rowboat. ...
Date: 1777 - 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-031 Description: A sweeping view of Fare Harbour with peaked mountains in the back. In the bay are the `Resolution' and the `Discovery' , and many native craft. Palm trees a...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-068 Description: A view taken from the shore. Resolution and Discovery at anchor to the left with native craft around them. Native habitations can be seen along the shore (pa...
Date: 1784 - 1777 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Sharp, William, 1749-1824 Ref: C-131-011-a Description: "Drawing of Mourua, the only Mangaian brave enough to go on board the `Resolution' in 1777". Shows the head and shoulders of a man with facial hair and a kni...
Date: 1778 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Heath, James, 1757-1834 Ref: C-131-052 Description: Walruses on a rocky foreshore, being shot at by a group of Captain Cook's sailors in a small boat, while another group loads carcasses into another rowboat. ...
Date: 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Newton, J, active 1784 Ref: C-131-004-b Description: A view of Christmas Harbour with the Resolution and the Discovery in the harbour. Two boatloads of men are rowing out to one of the ships and a third boat is...
Date: 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Newton, J, active 1784 Ref: C-131-004 Description: A view of Christmas Harbour with the Resolution and the Discovery in the harbour. Two boatloads of men are rowing out to one of the ships and a third boat is...
Date: 1777 - 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-031-b Description: A sweeping view of Fare Harbour with peaked mountains in the back. In the bay are the `Resolution' and the `Discovery' , and many native craft. Palm trees a...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-068-a Description: A view taken from the shore. Resolution and Discovery at anchor to the left with native craft around them. Native habitations can be seen along the shore (pa...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-068-b Description: A view taken from the shore. Resolution and Discovery at anchor to the left with native craft around them. Native habitations can be seen along the shore (pa...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Byrne, William, 1743-1805 Ref: C-131-068-c Description: A view taken from the shore. Resolution and Discovery at anchor to the left with native craft around them. Native habitations can be seen along the shore (pa...
Date: 1784 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Webber, John, 1751-1793; Newton, J, active 1784 Ref: C-131-004-c Description: A view of Christmas Harbour with the Resolution and the Discovery in the harbour. Two boatloads of men are rowing out to one of the ships and a third boat is...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799 Ref: C-131-074-a Description: The view of the town and harbour of St Peter & St Paul (Petropavlovsk) looking towards the entrance of Avacha Bay. The village is shown on the sandy peninsul...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799 Ref: C-131-074 Description: The view of the town and harbour of St Peter & St Paul (Petropavlovsk) looking towards the entrance of Avacha Bay. The village is shown on the sandy peninsul...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799 Ref: C-131-074-b Description: The view of the town and harbour of St Peter & St Paul (Petropavlovsk) looking towards the entrance of Avacha Bay. The village is shown on the sandy peninsul...
Date: 1784 - 1779 From: Webber, John 1751-1793 :[Plates illustrating Captain Cook's third voyage / J. Webber delt, various hands engraved. London, 1784] By: Pouncy, Benjamin Thomas, -1799 Ref: C-131-074-c Description: The view of the town and harbour of St Peter & St Paul (Petropavlovsk) looking towards the entrance of Avacha Bay. The village is shown on the sandy peninsul...