Bering's own force, which consisted of 166 men, besides 80 engaged in transporting, was now collected in Okhotsk.
(p. 269) The survey of the Sea of Okhotsk was not neglected.
The parts that are broken are the tracts between Korea and the mouth of the Amur, and the south-west coast of the sea of Okhotsk.
His complaints and protests poured into headquarters at Okhotsk.
Baranof often found it easier to buy supplies from Boston than from Okhotsk.
In 1740, he reached Okhotsk, where vessels had previously been built for him.
Bering himself started out on August 16, with 200 horses, and after a journey of forty-five days, reached Okhotsk.
And when the shores of Okhotsk were reached, a fort must be built to winter there.
Besides, greater assistance can be obtained from the Kamchadales than from the inhabitants of Okhotsk.
The Phœnix was refitted and rerigged and sent out on her triumphal voyage to Okhotsk.