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Henry Browse's machine to measure longitude by means of the distance sailed, 1813 - 1815

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/38: 306-316

Scope and Contents

Six letters; includes a letter from the Board of Longitude to Browse outlining their objections to his plan.

Dates

  • 1813 - 1815

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

12 folio(s) (12 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Browse, Henry

Finding aid date

2011-12-07 18:08:18+00:00

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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