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Letter from Patrick Scully to Dr Thomas Young, 1822-08-08

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/48: 189-191

Scope and Contents

Writing on behalf of Fearon Fallows who was ill, giving news of their activity at Cape Town, of the site of the new observatory, of the difficult conditions in which they had to work, and of the safe arrival of a telescope by Dollond.


  • 1822-08-08


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3 folio(s) (3 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Scully, Patrick

Original geographic information

Cape Town [origination]

Original geographic information

Cape Town [subject]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2011-12-17 13:14:26+00:00

Repository Details

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