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Letter from William Marsden, Fort Marlborough (Bengkulu in Indonesia), 1772-11-25

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/187/6: 1-2

Scope and Contents

In the letter Marsden praises Maskelyne's 'British Mariner's Guide' and method of finding longitude, and relates his own observations made with a sextant.


  • Creation: 1772-11-25


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2 folio(s) (2 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Marsden, William

Original geographic information

Bengkulu [origination]

Original geographic information

Greenwich [destination]

Finding aid date

2013-01-31 15:03:15+00:00

Repository Details

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