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Letter from David Riz on a perpetual log, 1790-01-20

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 3-5

Scope and Contents

Letter to the Board of Longitude written on behalf of Mr Castriote of Portugal, who had invented a repeating or perpetual log and two further machines which he wished to present before the Board.

Dates

  • 1790-01-20

Creator

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Extent

3 folio(s) (3 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Riz, David

Original geographic information

Hoxton [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2011-11-29 16:51:22+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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