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Petition from schoolmaster, Joseph Tolson, 1785-01-03

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/12: 454-455
Scope and Contents Requesting the protection of the Board against theft by his ex-pupils of his method of taking lunar observations.
Dates: 1785-01-03
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