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HMS Owen Glendower, frigate (1808-1884)

 Organization

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Concerning chronometers to be sent out on HMS Owen Glendower, on a voyage to determine the longitude of Funchal in the island of Madeira, 1822-07-06

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 51-52
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond.

Dates: 1822-07-06
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

Copy of a letter concerning a replacement chronometer for Captain Mends of HMS Owen Glendower, 1823-01-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/233: 11v/2
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Copies of outgoing correspondence from Astronomer Royal, John Pond, and his assistant, Thomas Taylor, at the Royal Observatory. Some of the letters are addressed to chronometer makers. Note that correspondence to more than one person often appears on the same page.

Dates: 1823-01-10
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

Copy of a letter to Captain Stewart of HMS Gloucester concerning the return of two chronometers issued to HMS Owen Glendower, 1828-08-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/233: 44v/2
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Copies of outgoing correspondence from Astronomer Royal, John Pond, and his assistant, Thomas Taylor, at the Royal Observatory. Some of the letters are addressed to chronometer makers. Note that correspondence to more than one person often appears on the same page.

Dates: 1828-08-19
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 concerning a chronometer for HMS Beaver under Captain Onslow, 1824-09-03

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 212
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1824-09-03
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 concerning a chronometer for HMS Beaver under Captain Onslow, 1824-09-07

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 213
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1824-09-07
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 concerning chronometers sent to Madeira [on HMS Owen Glendower], 1822-07-13

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 54
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1822-07-13
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 concerning four chronometers sent on HMS Owen Glendower, 1822-07-13

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 53
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond; for a related letter see [RGO 5/229: 51-52].

Dates: 1822-07-13
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 concerning the exchange of a chronometer issued to Captain Sir Robert Mends, 1822-12-21

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 82
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond.

Dates: 1822-12-21
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 concerning the return of timekeepers from HMS Owen Glendower, 1822-08-28

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 64
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond.

Dates: 1822-08-28
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 concerning two chronometers for HMS Owen Glendower under Captain Hood Hanway Christian, 1825-01-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 236
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1825-01-17
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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Subject
Madeira 4
Chatham 2
Falmouth 1
Funchal 1
 

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