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Seth Hunt on a new detached escapement for chronometers, 1819

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/24: 324-331

Scope and Contents

Four letters from Hunt to Dr Thomas Young and the Board of Longitude. Hunt was an American citizen residing in Covent Garden, who obtained a patent for his new escapement in 1817.


  • 1819

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8 folio(s) (8 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Hunt, Seth

Finding aid date

2011-11-28 14:33:49+00:00


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