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Francis Higginson on a new log, 1828

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 270-285

Scope and Contents

Letter and paper on his newly invented log for facilitating the means of finding longitude at sea.
An example of Higginson's log can been seen at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich.


  • Creation: 1828


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16 folio(s) (16 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Higginson, Francis

Finding aid date

2011-11-29 17:00:40+00:00

Repository Details

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