George, III, 1738 - 1820 (King of Great Britain and Ireland)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
King's warrant appointing Nevil Maskelyne 'Our Astronomical Observator in our Observatory at Greenwich', 1765-02-08
Royal warrant of appointment, detailing Maskelyne's duties and fixing his salary (£100 plus £26 for an assistant or servant). Signed by the Earl of Sandwich and George III.
King's warrant for the augmentation of the salary of the assistant to the Astronomer Royal, 1810-05-01
Warrant increasing the salary of the assistant to Nevil Maskelyne, Astronomer Royal at the Royal Observatory Greenwich to £100. Signed by George III.
A photocopy of a letter from David Kinnebrook to his father, 22 May 1795, describing a visit by King George III to Greenwich. There are also other miscellaneous pieces of news, including mention of his meeting certain mathematicians, as well as a detailed description of a mathematical question.
Document outlining the regulations to be followed by the Astronomical Observator and his assistant at Greenwich. Signed by the Earl of Sandwich and King George III.