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Correspondence on the Cape Observatory, 1966 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/693

Scope and Contents

General correspondence regarding the buildings at the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, including the purchase of new accommodation, the transfer of the office block from the Ministry of Public Building and Works to the Royal Greenwich Observatory, a report on the percentage of clear nights at De Aar against Sutherland, and an unsigned report on 'My Visit to Sutherland 22.2.68 to 1.3.68'.


  • Creation: 1966 - 1968


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-30 09:01:29+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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