Chapman, William, fl1795 - 1806 (Officer Royal Navy)
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
A journal of the situations of His Majesty's Schooner Providence at noon during her late voyage on discoveries, 1797-06-26 - 1797-11-26
As shown by the log, by Mr Arnold's timekeeper No. 45, and also by lunar observations.
Papers regarding payments for work done on behalf of the Board.
Application for remuneration from William Chapman for astronomical observations taken on board HMS Providence, 1800-03-01
Miscellaneous petitions and memorials making requests of the Board of Longitude.
Astronomical observations for determining the latitude of the schooner and her longitude by Mr Arnold's Timekeeper No. 45, 1797-06-27 - 1797-11-26
Made on board His Majesty's Schooner Providence in her late voyage on discoveries by William Chapman. The observations include references to many of the land masses passed or visited.
Observations made on a voyage [of the schooner of HMS Providence] between June 1797 and May 1798 by William Chapman.
Sent to Nevil Maskelyne.
Concerning his book of observations.
Made on board His Majesty's Schooner Providence in her late voyage on discoveries by William Chapman.
Observations of the moon's distance from the sun and fixed stars for determining the longitude at sea, 1797-07-07 - 1798-04-03
Made on board His Majesty's Schooner Providence in her late voyage on discoveries, by Captain Broughton, Mr Chapman and Mr Hayward.