Douglas, George, fl1786 - 1814 (mathematician)
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
With a copy of a reply from Thomas Hurd.
Preceded by a copy of the same, and a cover note from Nicholas Vansittart to Captain Thomas Hurd.
Marked by Maskelyne as unworthy of the Board's attention.
Reports from Nevil Maskelyne on the merits of petitions submitted to the Board of Longitude. Most of the petitions are concerned with various methods of discovering longitude at sea. Includes a report titled 'Remarks on Mr Earnshaw's Petition', and a list of Charles Mason's papers presented to the Board of Longitude.