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Fosbury, James, fl1819 - 1823 (petitioner to the Board of Longitude)

 Person

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter and treatise by James Fosbury, 1821-03-23

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 149-151
Scope and Contents Letter to Dr Thomas Young enclosing further observations on the sun's movement along its centre meridian.
Dates: 1821-03-23
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 and treatise from James Fosbury, 1819-05-06

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 138-144
Scope and Contents Letter from Fosbury to Thomas Young enclosing a treatise on the magnet.
Dates: 1819-05-06
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).
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Letter and treatise on finding longitude by James Fosbury, 1819-04-27

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 130-137
Scope and Contents Letter from Fosbury to Thomas Young enclosing a treatise on longitude from his forthcoming work on 'the inconsistency of the Newtonian System of Philosophical Astronomy'.
Dates: 1819-04-27
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 from James Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young, 1821 - 1823

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 152-152a
Scope and Contents Containing further observations on longitude.
Dates: 1821 - 1823
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 from James Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young, 1819-11-23

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/55: 69-69a
Scope and Contents From the Sub-file : With an index of names.
Dates: 1819-11-23
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 from James Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young, 1819-05-08

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 145-145a
Scope and Contents Originally enclosing copies of his published work.
Dates: 1819-05-08
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 from James Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young, 1821-03-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 146-148
Scope and Contents Enclosing a treatise on his 'universal system of longitude'.
Dates: 1821-03-01
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 from James Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young, 1823-05-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 153
Scope and Contents Originally enclosing a corrected proposal.
Dates: 1823-05-10
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).

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