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Correspondence on chronometers and time signals, 1891 - 1895

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/109

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding chronometers and time signals, divided into nine sections:

'Chronometers, Admiralty'.

'Chronometers, Naval Offices'.

'Time Signals, Cape Town', 1891-1894.

'Time Signal, Docks (C.T.)' 1891-1895.

'Time Signal, Simon's Town': reports of the Postmaster, miscellaneous correspondence and telegrams, and telegrams on special signals sent.

'Time Signal, Port Elizabeth': reports of the lighthouse keeper.

'Port Elizabeth Lighthouse Keeper', 1890-1895.

'Port Elizabeth, Time Signal': reports by the Telegraph Department.

'Miscellaneous', 1890-1895.


  • Creation: 1891 - 1895


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

I1, I2, I8, I9, I11, I15

Finding aid date

2006-08-07 11:32:07+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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