Wadkin, Francis (b ? 1722) petitioner to the Board of Longitude)
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Originally enclosing an essay for discovering longitude at sea. Wadkin requests a reward to continue his work and points out that he had spent twenty-five years working on the longitude problem, and had published his first essay on the subject in 1760.
Concerning his plan for raising the ship the 'Royal George'.
- Subject: Claregalway X