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HMS Primrose, brig-sloop (1810-1832)

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 Item

Copy of a letter received from James Inman ordering a chronometer for HMS Primrose under Commander Griffenhoofe, 1827-08-22

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/233: 41r/1
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: 1827-08-22
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 Primrose under Captain John Stoddart, 1824-03-05

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 166
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1824-03-05
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 Primrose under Commander T.S. Griffinhoofe, 1827-08-21

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 37
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Croker to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-08-21
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 chronometers for HMS Primrose under Commander T.S. Griffinhoofe and HMS Alert under Commander Samuel Burgess, 1827-10-30

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 55-56
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-10-30
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 stating that HMS Primrose would deliver a replacement chronometer to HMS Sybille, 1827-09-21

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 44
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-09-21
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).

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