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Autobiographical notes by Maskelyne on his life up to c. 1789, 1789

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/320/8: 1-9

Scope and Contents

The notes include details of his early life, his discoveries, the expedition to St Helena, the work of the Board of Longitude and the work of other contemporaries. There is a note on the front written in the hand of his daughter, Margaret Maskelyne.


  • 1789


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9 folio(s) (9 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: circa.


Maskelyne, Nevil

Finding aid date

2013-03-12 17:19:07+00:00

Repository Details

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