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Board of Longitude

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Letter from John Lowe to the Board of Longitude, 1791-04-07

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/36: 187-188
Scope and Contents From the Item: Two letters.
Dates: 1791-04-07
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).
 Item

Letter from John Lowe to the Board of Longitude, 1791-04-08

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/36: 189-190
Scope and Contents From the Item: Two letters.
Dates: 1791-04-08
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).
 Item

Letter from John Tyson to the Board of Longitude, 1793-06-07

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 528
Scope and Contents From the Item: Two letters concerning Tyson's proposed invention of a timepiece for determining longitude.
Dates: 1793-06-07
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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