News and Meetings

 
22/01/2017 January 2017 Articles on Larcum Kendall's plaque, Pitt Rivers Museum Cook Display, Tapu and ...

22/01/2017 CCS in Canada 2017 Meeting at Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Spa, Parksville, BC, on March 4

20/01/2017 CCS in the UK 2016 2016 UK meeting in October in Whitby

04/12/2016 October 2016 Articles about John Fish, Henry Lightfoot, Edward Johns, Cook’s Monument at Day...

06/02/2016 January 2016 Articles on Henry Roberts, John Bootie, Peter Fannin, Love Constable, a visit t...

17/04/2016 CCS 2016 meeting in Germany German Regional Weekend Meeting in Halle (Saale) on 7 and 8 May 2016.  

16/07/2016 July 2016 Articles on James Flood, Charles Loggie, Solander Monument Re-inauguration at B...

30/05/2016 April 2016 Articles on Richard Irwin, Tobias Furneaux, John James Lambrecht, Solander Isla...

02/05/2016 CCS in Canada 2016 Captain Cook Society meeting on March 4-5, 2016, at Victoria, BC

24/02/2015 CCS in the UK 2015 2015 UK meeting in October in Marton

15/01/2016 Alan Rickman, actor, has died. Related to John Rickman, who sailed with Cook Alan Rickman, actor, has died.  Related to John Rickman, who sailed with Cook ...

25/08/2011 Portsmouth plaque to William Bayly On October 5 2001,  a plaque to William Bayly was unveiled at Portsmouth dockya...

28/12/2015 James Cook Dicusssion Broadcast on Radio BBC radio 4 programme "In our Time" about James Cook

13/10/2015 October 2015 Articles on Captain Cook and Endeavour in LEGO, James Jones and John James, Und...

13/10/2015 July 2015 Articles on William Perry, Cook Statue at Randwick, St. Alban’s (Ship Cove), Co...

03/04/2015 January 2015 Articles on Alexander Hogg, Alexander Weir, James Colnett, John Smallpiece, Rob...

13/01/2014 January 2014 Articles on Alexander Shaw’s Remarkable Tapa Book, Bellingshausen on Cook, Edwa...

25/04/2015 April 2015 Articles on Whitehall’s Secrets, Point Hicks, Samuel Johannes Holland, Samuel B...

20/04/2014 CCS in New Zealand, 2015 A meeting at Cook’s Beach, Coromandel, March 20-22, 2015.

14/02/2015 CCS in Canada 2015 Captain Cook seminar on Saturday, March 7th, 2015, at Parksville, BC

05/08/2014 CCS in Canada, September, 2014 A trip to Nootka Sound took place over the first weekend in September 2014.   ...

20/04/2014 CCS in Canada, March, 2014 Report on meeting at Tigh-Na-Mara Resort & Spa, Parksville, BC, held in March 2...

14/02/2015 CCS in Australia 2015 Next meeting in Australia is on March 26 in Melbourne  

30/11/2014 October 2014 Articles on John Rickman, Edward Cawn, Benjamin Lyon, Job Clay, John Watts

05/08/2014 July 2014 Articles on John Williamson, Molesworth Phillips and the Missing Bits of Richar...

20/04/2014 April 2014 Articles on Andrew Kippis, William Crispin, Peter Reynolds, Seaweeds of Cook’s ...

05/08/2014 CCS auction 2014 Lots for this year's auction in October, and the bid form

04/06/2014 CCS in Australia 2014 Thirty Years Celebration in Sydney and Mt Waverley in August !

27/04/2014 Cook Museum in Whitby seeks new Operations Manager Museum is seeking an Operations Manager to replace the current post-holder.

25/08/2011 CCS 2007 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th October at ...

20/04/2014 CCS 2014 visit to Eton College CCS members and friends can visit Eton College on Saturday 12th July 2014. 

20/04/2014 CCS 2014 meeting in the UK 2014 UK meeting in October in Marton

09/03/2014 New section of Events added to website List of forthcoming events with a Captain Cook connection

14/07/2012 July 2012 Articles on George Dixon, James Snagg, Clerke Monument Kamchatka, France’s Prot...

02/11/2013 October 2013 Articles on Alexander Hood, Waimea’s First Tourist, Jigsaw Puzzles and Dissecti...

16/02/2013 CCS 2013 meeting in the UK 2013 UK meeting in October in Marton

30/08/2013 CCS 2013 meeting in New Zealand NZ Regional Weekend Meeting from 12 to 13 October

27/08/2013 Many family trees added to website Over 100 family trees of people associated with James Cook are now available. ...

01/08/2013 July 2013 Articles on Joseph Billings, John Coghlan and Sheppey’s Admiral Sir William Park...

25/08/2011 CCS 2009 meeting in USA US Regional Weekend Meeting held February 13-15, in Hawaii.  

25/08/2011 CCS 2000 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting from 22 to 24 September 2000 at Marton.

20/04/2013 Discovery of unpublished chart associated with James Cook Discovery of unpublished chart associated with Cook

18/04/2013 April 2013 Articles on Richard Rollett’s Compass, Endeavour ’s Lightning Strike, Rockdale...

16/02/2013 CCS 2013 meetings in Australia Meetings in NSW, on 21 February and in Melbourne on 28 March 2013

09/02/2013 January 2013 Articles on Newfoundland, Ship Cove, Books, Monument, Remains of Endeavour, Bus...

18/02/2012 CCS 2012 meetings in the UK 2012 UK meetings held In Marton 27-28 October, and in London on 31 March. 

16/10/2012 October 2012 Articles on Alexander Mouat, Bowles Mitchell, John Hatley, Thomas Bisset, Corne...

18/02/2012 CCS 2012 meetings in Australia Four meetings held in Australia in 2012 !

25/08/2011 CCS 2010 meetings in Australia Meetings at Gymea and Mt Waverley in March, at the State Library of NSW in Augu...

25/08/2011 CCS 2010 meeting in Austria German Regional Weekend Meeting held in Vienna on 11 September 2010.

25/08/2011 CCS 2010 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held Friday 22 to Sunday 24 October at Marton.   ...

25/08/2011 CCS 2011 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting from 21 to 23 October at Marton

25/08/2011 CCS 2011 meetings in Australia NSW Regional meeting on 24 February. VIC Regional meeting on 24 March.

25/08/2011 CCS 2011 meeting in Switzerland German Regional Weekend Meeting in Bern on 12/13 February 2011

01/10/2010 Pickersgill Interview Broadcast on Radio From BBC Radio 4 programme "Making History" about Pickersgill Island

08/06/2012 New website online Major redesign of the look of our website, adding more features.

18/02/2012 CCS 2012 meeting in Germany German Regional Weekend Meeting in Göttingen on 31 March / 1 April 2012.

01/10/2010 Letter By Cook Discovered In 2002 Withdrawn from Auction Letter written by Cook in 1771 informing the Admiralty of his safe return.

25/08/2011 CCS 2009 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held 23-25 October 2009 at Marton.  

25/08/2011 CCS 2009 meeting in Germany German regional meeting held in Bonn 25-27 September 2009

25/08/2011 CCS 2009 meetings in Australia Five meetings held with two at Kurnell and two at Mt Waverley.  

25/08/2011 CCS 2008 meetings in Australia Five  meetings held Kurnell, Mt Waverley, Melbourne, Sydney and Mt Waverely aga...

25/08/2011 CCS 2008 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held Friday 24 to Sunday 26 October at Marton.

25/08/2011 CCS 2008 meetings in Germany On 20 June in Kassel at the annual colloquium of the Georg-Forster-Society.  ...

25/08/2011 CCS 2007 meetings in Australia On 21 and 22 March, on 15 August and on 24 September.

25/08/2011 CCS 2007 meeting in Germany On 24 March 2007 at a hotel in Düsseldorf.

25/08/2011 CCS 2006 meetings in Australia In Sydney on 16 March and 23 August. In Melbourne on 22 March and 21 September....

25/08/2011 CCS 2006 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held from Friday to Sunday 20-22 October at Marton.

25/08/2011 CCS 2005 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held 21-23 October 2005 at the Captain Cook Birthpla...

25/08/2011 CCS 2005 meetings in Australia In Sydney on 24 April In Kurnell on 17 August. In Melbourne on 25 August....

25/08/2011 CCS 2004 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held from Friday Sunday 29-31 October at Marton.

25/08/2011 CCS 2003 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting from 24 to 26 October at Marton.

25/08/2011 CCS 2002 meeting in the UK UK Regional Weekend Meeting held from 13 to 14 September at Marton.

25/08/2011 New Name for us In late 2001 members voted to change the name of the organisation.

25/08/2011 CCS 2001 meeting in the UK In London on 31 March a joint meeting was held with the Pitcairn Islands Study G...

25/08/2011 Lincoln memorial to Joseph Banks On 26 May 2000 at Lincoln Cathedral appeared a new monument to Sir Joseph Banks.

25/08/2011 Shoreham plaque to Henry Roberts On 13 July, 2000 a plaque was erected to Henry Roberts, who sailed with Captain ...

25/08/2011 Trip to Dusky Sound in 1999 In December 1999 two CCS members joined a party visiting Dusky Sound in NZ

25/08/2011 Russian memorial to Captain Cook New monument to Captain Cook erected at Cape Schmidt in 2000

25/08/2011 Travelogue Book about James Cook and Where He Went Book published in 2002 by Tony Horwitz, a member

25/08/2011 Book of Maps about Cook Book published in 2000 by John Robson, member of the CCS

25/08/2011 Book about James Cook and George Collingridge Book published in 2002 by Vanessa Collingridge, one of the members of the CCS

25/08/2011 2003 Book about James Cook and His Voyages Discoveries: The Voyages of Captain Cook published by member Nicholas Thomas

25/08/2011 Captain Cook Conference, 2002 in the UK Report on the talks at "Captain Cook: Explorations and Reassessments"

01/10/2010 Campaign to Raise funds to Purchase Painting Succeeds Group portrait of Omai, Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander acquired in 2002

25/08/2011 Pickersgill Interview Broadcast on Radio When the BBC Radio 4 programme "Making History" received an enquiry about Pi...

25/08/2011 Letter By Cook Discovered In 2002 Withrawn from Auction Bonhams Auction House of London was to auction on Tuesday, 17th December 200...

25/08/2011 Campaign to Raise funds to Purchase Painting Succeeds The National Portrait Gallery, London, and the National Museums & Galleries ...

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