The ocean current which sweeps past this cape, and opens the way to the other side of Baffin Bay, is wonderful.
The whaling in Baffin Bay shows a sudden falling off and it seems that the number of ships will be greatly reduced.
Still the floes were far heavier than those met with in Baffin Bay, and by no means to be despised.
Captain Irvine was anxious to reach the northern point of Baffin Bay, where whales were said to abound.
The current continued the wrong way and the floe upon which they were drifting carried them toward Baffin Bay.
The voyage of the "Nautilus" was uneventful until she was far to the northward in Baffin Bay.
The tides along the northern coast of Greenland are due mainly to the large rise-and-fall occurring at the head of Baffin Bay.
By daylight—about five o'clock, after a light meal—we were over Baffin Bay.
It's rather a bad sign, although, of course, there may be a higher temperature in the corresponding latitude in Baffin Bay.
The ships were last seen by civilized men in Baffin Bay, whence they passed from the knowledge of the world.