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Plans of Cambridge University Observatory; with related papers, 1821 - 1822

Reference Code: GBR/0265/UA/P.XXXVII

Scope and Contents

The contractors were Munday and Bushell. All plans are unsigned. The scale is inferred as tentatively 1 inch to 5 feet, unless otherwise specified.


  • 1821 - 1822

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Biographical / Historical

John Clement Mead had an address at 34 Charlotte St., Fitzroy Square, London.


20 item(s)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

All items were formerly in portfolio: 'Plans of University Buildings'.

Related Materials

See also: CUR 29 (esp. no. 10); Min.VI.64.

Date information

DateText: start date is uncertain.


Mead, John Clement, architect

Finding aid date

1998-12-19 10:43:22+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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