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Edward Chafe on a compass for finding longitude, 1783 - 1785

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 32-43a

Scope and Contents

Four letters, a proposal and drawings of globe instruments, submitted by Edward Chafe of Tarmoham, near Totness, Devon.


  • Creation: 1783 - 1785


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

Language of Materials



Chafe, Edward

Finding aid date

2011-12-07 18:35:34+00:00

Repository Details

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