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Nepean, Evan, Sir, 1752 - 1822 (1st Baronet, Statesman, Governor of Bombay)

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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter from Captain James Bowen to Evan Nepean, 1796-02-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/23: 162-163
Scope and Contents

Written in support of a timekeeper by Thomas Mudge put on board the HMS Glory.

Dates: 1796-02-10
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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Letters regarding Captain J. Whidbey's claim for payment, 1797

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/12: 479-483
Scope and Contents

The claim was for astronomical work done while master of HMS 'Discovery' on its voyage of 1791-1795. It includes a list of places where the observatory was erected [RGO 14/12: 483v].

Dates: 1797
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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