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Letter from William Bligh, Sydney, Australia, 1807-10-31

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/187/41: 1-2

Scope and Contents

The letter contains an astronomical account of a comet observed on 27 September 1807 at Port Jackson, Sydney.


  • Creation: 1807-10-31


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

Language of Materials



Bligh, William

Original geographic information

Greenwich [destination]

Original geographic information

Port Jackson [origination]

Original geographic information

Port Jackson [subject]

Finding aid date

2013-03-04 15:30:37+00:00

Repository Details

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