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Royal Greenwich Observatory, 1836 - 1966

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 74/1

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

The collection contains a wide range of material created or accumulated by Melotte during his lifetime. There are four main series, relating to the Royal Greenwich Observatory, British Astronomical Association, Royal Astronomical Society and solar eclipses. The remaining material comprises papers, photographs and other items on a wide range of astronomical subjects.


  • Creation: 1836 - 1966


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 Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (


13 envelope(s)

2 folder(s)

Language of Materials


Finding aid date

2006-07-11 11:59:44+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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