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Board of Longitude

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter from J. Herbert to the Board of Longitude, 1820-07-12

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/37: 274
Scope and Contents From the Item: Proposal and two related letters.
Dates: 1820-07-12
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 Robert Tucker to the Board of Longitude, 1819-01-26

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/37: 239-242
Scope and Contents Enclosing his proposed method for ascertaining longitude.
Dates: 1819-01-26
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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Petition from John Turner regarding forms for working lunar observations, 1813

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/12: 465-469
Scope and Contents From the File: Miscellaneous petitions and memorials making requests of the Board of Longitude.
Dates: 1813
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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