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James Fosbury on longitude and on the magnet, 1819 - 1823

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 129-153

Scope and Contents

Seven letters from Fosbury to Dr Thomas Young concerning a method of finding longitude by 'supposing the sun to be the moveable body'; with related papers and a treatise on the magnet.


  • Creation: 1819 - 1823


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29 folio(s) (29 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Fosbury, James

Finding aid date

2011-12-07 18:37:04+00:00

Repository Details

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