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Correspondence on John Hawkes' reflecting telescope for observing Jupiter's satellites at sea, 1815 - 1817

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/36: 57-75

Scope and Contents

Includes letters from Hawkes and from Captain F.G. Dickens and Rev. S.W. Paul who wrote to Thomas Hurd on Hawkes' behalf.


  • Creation: 1815 - 1817


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18 folio(s) (18 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Hawkes, John; Dickens, F.G.; and others

Finding aid date

2011-12-01 12:15:58+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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