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Correspondence relating to John Crosley's claims for payment for an expedition to the north-west coast of America to make nautical, astronomical and trigonometrical observations for the Navy, 1797 - 1806

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/1: 157-178

Scope and Contents

Includes a claim for loss of instruments and books on board HMS Providence when it sank on 16 May 1797.


  • Creation: 1797 - 1806


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22 folio(s) (22 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials


Original geographic information

United States [subject]

Finding aid date

2011-11-24 15:56:34+00:00

Repository Details

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