Blog post from Saturday, 14 June, 2014

On this day, 14th June 1789, Captain William Bligh and the other survivors of the Mutiny on the Bounty, reached Timor, after travelling 3,600 miles in a small open boat.

The State Library of New South Wales holds a significant collection of items relating to William Bligh, including his logbook and personal items.

See the Discover Collections feature on the Mutiny on the Bounty.