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Beaufort, Francis, Sir, 1774 - 1857 (Knight, Rear Admiral and hydrographer)

 Person

Found in 402 Collections and/or Records:

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Letter concerning the purchase of a pocket chronometer by Arnold for Captain Sir James Stirling, 1833-11-18

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 197
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-11-18
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 concerning the purchase of chronometers, 1832-02-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 81
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1832-02-10
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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Letter concerning the purchase of chronometers, 1833-06-22

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 166
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-06-22
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 concerning the purchase of chronometers, 1834-04-03

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 236
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1834-04-03
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 concerning the purchase of three chronometers from Messrs. Parkinson and Frodsham, 1833-02-11

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 142
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-02-11
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 concerning the purchase of two chronometers at Madras by Rear-Admiral Owen, 1831-10-09

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 62
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-10-09
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 concerning the purchase of two chronometers by Parkinson and Frodsham, 1833-07-18

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 170
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-07-18
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 concerning the purchase of two chronometers from W. Frodsham, 1831-01-22

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 4
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-01-22
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 concerning the purchase of two pocket chronometer by Arnold, 1834-10-30

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 260
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1834-10-30
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 concerning the rate of chronometer 349 by Arnold and its possible purchase, 1832-03-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 89
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1832-03-19
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 concerning the rates of chronometers by Parkinson and Frodsham, 1833-07-26

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 171
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-07-26
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 concerning the rates of two chronometers belonging to the Neapolitan corvette 'Reteiro', 1833-10-11

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 186
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-10-11
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 concerning the registering of a chronometer by McCabe as unfit for service, 1831-02-28

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 11
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-02-28
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 concerning the removal of chronometers by their owners from the Royal Observatory, 1834-02-07

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 228
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1834-02-07
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 concerning the return of a chronometer by Westwood from HMS Plumper, 1832-09-12

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 110
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1832-09-12
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 concerning the return of a chronometer which had been on trial to Mr Molyneux, 1835-05-18

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 303
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1835-05-18
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 concerning the supply of chronometers to ports and the sending of weekly rates and reports, 1834-03-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 234
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1834-03-17
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 concerning the trial of two chronometers by French, 1831-11-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 68
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-11-17
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 concerning the whereabouts of Arnold's chronometer No. 394, 1829-10-06

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 176
Scope and Contents Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.
Dates: 1829-10-06
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 concerning the whereabouts of chronometers by Arnold and Murray, 1829-12-04

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 184
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1829-12-04
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 concerning the whereabouts of chronometers by French and procedures for recording the issuing of chronometers to H M Ships, 1830-01-21

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 192
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1830-01-21
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 concerning two chronometers to be given to Sir John Herschel for an expedition to the interior of Africa, 1833-10-30

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 191
Scope and Contents Sent by Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1833-10-30
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 concerning two replacement chronometers for HMS Winchester under Captain Austin, 1830-06-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 214
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1830-06-19
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 giving instructions on the trial of chronometers for the following year, 1831-10-13

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 64
Scope and Contents Sent to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-10-13
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 informing Pond that a chronometer by Arnold had been issued to the Observatory at the Cape of Good Hope, 1831-08-18

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/231: 47
Scope and Contents Sent from Francis Beaufort to John Pond.
Dates: 1831-08-18
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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