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Letters from Francis Wadkin, 1782 - 1788

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 480-485

Scope and Contents

Three letters concerning Wadkin's discoveries for longitude and a method of raising the 'Royal George'.


  • Creation: 1782 - 1788


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6 folio(s) (6 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Wadkin, Francis

Finding aid date

2011-12-16 10:31:32+00:00

Repository Details

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