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National Maritime Museum Interviews, 1983 - 2014

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 86/3

Scope and Contents

A series of recordings made by Dr S.R.C. Malin, Head of Astronomy and Navigation at the National Maritime Museum, with astronomers who worked at Greenwich concerning their experiences working on that site before the Second World War. The emphasis is on their working lives and the nature and feel of the Observatory at that time.

A partial set of transcripts is catalogued at RGO 86/3/11.


  • 1983 - 2014

Conditions Governing Access

Please request access copies catalogued at RGO 86/3/7 and RGO 86/3/9 (digital audio file). The provisions of the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) apply to access.

Conditions Governing Use

Crown Copyright


16 cassette(s) (16 compact cassette tapes) : audio tape, cd & paper

2 disc(s) (2 CDs)

3 folder(s)

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: original interviews are dated 1983-1986.


National Maritime Museum

Finding aid date

2015-03-19 11:32:03+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

Cambridge University Library
West Road
Cambridge CB3 9DR United Kingdom