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Papers on allowances, 1964 - 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 10/861

Scope and Contents

Papers regarding Royal Greenwich Observatory travel allowances, removal expenses and related matters, including the following items:

Correspondence regarding travel allowances, removal expenses and rent allowances with regard to the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope, and Australia, 1964-1968.

Correspondence, memoranda and other papers regarding the assisted travel scheme and mileage rates, 1964-1968.

Correspondence and accounting matters relating to the issue and use of railway warrants by Royal Greenwich Observatory staff, 1964-1967.

Correspondence and memoranda regarding travel allowances at home and abroad, 1964-1968, including subsistence allowances for detached duty (home).

Correspondence and other papers concerning travel and removal allowances for detached duty (foreign), 1966-1968, including details of travel arrangements made for various families travelling to the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope.

Miscellaneous papers regarding travel facilities and travelling expenses for potential recruits to the Science Research Council, 1967.


  • 1964 - 1968

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-30 14:33:48+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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