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Maskelyne, Nevil, 1732 - 1811 (astronomer and mathematician)


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Letter from Thomas Wright, Island of St John, 1799-05-01

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/187/31: 1-2
Scope and Contents

The letter concerns observations of the eclipses of Jupiter's satellites which were taken to establish the exact location of several rivers to determine the boundary between New Brunswick and the District of Maine (then part of Massachusetts).

Dates: 1799-05-01
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