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Hartland Magnetic Observatory

 Organization

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on Hartland Magnetic Station, 1962 - 1967

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/691
Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the Hartland Magnetic Station, including the siting of special magnetometers, the siting of the V.H.F. radio navigation beacon, and the maintenance schedule for buildings.

Dates: 1962 - 1967
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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Correspondence on shore establishments, 1962 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/268
Scope and Contents

Correspondence with the Office of the Commander-in-Chief, H.M. Dockyard, Portsmouth; the Ministry of Public Building and Works, Chatham; and others, with memoranda and other papers, regarding alterations and additions for shore establishments, including the Hartland Magnetic Observatory.

Dates: 1962 - 1963
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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Correspondence on the Hartland Station, 1964-03 - 1967-09

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/868
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, accounts and memoranda relating to the electricity and water supply at the Magnetic Station, Hartland, including accounts from the South Western Electricity Board and the North Devon Water Board.

Dates: 1964-03 - 1967-09
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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Correspondence on the Magnetic Observatory, 1948 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/78
Scope and Contents General and official correspondence regarding the removal of the Magnetic Observatory from Abinger to Hartland, including the following items: Correspondence regarding hotel bookings for people visiting Hartland, 1963.Report on hygiene inspection at Hartland, 1963.Letters to P.L. Rickerby regarding the allocation of construction work at Hartland, 1963.Correspondence regarding the trials of a recording magnetometer, 1963.Plan of the proposed new fencing...
Dates: 1948 - 1963
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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Papers on staff accommodation, 1963-04-01 - 1968-07-31

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/859
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memoranda and other papers containing details of rent and rates payable on official residences and tied housing of employees of the Royal Greenwich Observatory and Hartland Magnetic Station.

Dates: 1963-04-01 - 1968-07-31
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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Papers on the Hartland Magnetic Station, 1966 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/742
Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers regarding the Hartland Magnetic Station, 1967-1968, relating mainly to the operation and supply of stores to Hartland, but also including correspondence on a Central Electricity Generating Board proposal for a Hydro-electric power station within 10 miles of Hartland. There is further material concerning the transfer of Hartland Magnetic Observatory to the Natural Environment Research Council, 1966-1968.

Dates: 1966 - 1968
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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