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Charles Barton on finding longitude by observations of two fixed stars, 1823

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/37: 302-322

Scope and Contents

An essay on his proposed method, with three related letters.


  • Creation: 1823


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21 folio(s) (21 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Barton, Charles

Finding aid date

2011-12-07 17:49:33+00:00

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