Account book of Nevil Maskelyne, '1799 Rents etc. to 1821', 1798 - 1821
Scope and Contents
Account book, partly in the hand of his daughter Margaret, listing rental income and a variety of personal and household expenses, alongside those relating to his official duties as Astronomer Royal. Includes three enclosures.
- 1798 - 1821
Conditions Governing Access
Fragile: please open with extreme care and use book-rest
1 volume(s) (1 volume (c.260 pp.)) : Paper
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
Spine is coming loose; many pages are blank from page 141 onward
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This item was on temporary deposit at the British Library before it was acquired by Cambridge University Library from the estate of Mrs Pamela Susan Arnold-Forster in 2015.
Existence and Location of Copies
DateText: with notes dated 1983.
Finding aid date
- From the Management Group: Royal Greenwich Observatory (Organization)
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