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Board of Longitude

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter from George Burges concerning a method of ascertaining longitude, 1829-01-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/45: 390
Scope and Contents From the File: Correspondence regarding miscellaneous schemes and inventions.
Dates: 1829-01-17
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from William Hardy to the Board of Longitude, 1808

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/1: 197-201
Scope and Contents Regarding an award of £5 for his work and a proposed clock for the Royal Observatory.
Dates: 1808
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

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