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Miscellaneous sound recordings, 1947 - 1998

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 86/6

Scope and Contents

This section is divided into two series: copies of radio programmes about the Royal Greenwich Observatory acquired for the Archive, mainly from the BBC; and various audio recordings, mainly recorded by Royal Greenwich Observatory or National Maritime Museum staff members in the course of their work.


  • 1947 - 1998

Conditions Governing Access

Please note that Cambridge University Library Manuscripts Department would need to make special arrangements for audio-visual viewing or listening so advance notice is essential. Our email address is

The following classes of material are awaiting digitisation and are not currently accessible: MS.RGO.86/5, MS.RGO.86/6/1/1, MS.RGO.86/6/1/2, MS.RGO.86/6/1/6, MS.RGO.86/6/1/13, MS.RGO.86/6/2/1, MS.RGO.86/6/2/2, and MS.RGO.86/7. Item MS.RGO.86/4/13 is restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Various Copyright


35 cassette(s) (35 compact cassette tapes) : audio & paper

5 cassette(s) (5 reel-to-reel tapes)

1 cassette(s) (1 mini-cassette)

2 disc(s) (2 LPs)

10 folder(s)

Language of Materials



Various sources

Finding aid date

2015-03-19 14:37:05+00:00


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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