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Computations of lunar distances in a voyage, 1772-06-07 - 1772-11-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/67: 41-69

Scope and Contents

Computations relating to a voyage on an unknown ship (possibly an East Indiaman); handwritten onto printed observation tables. Entries are intermittent and cover days in June (approaching the Cape of Good Hope from the Indian Ocean), October (in the Atlantic Ocean) and November (in the mouth of the Straits of Dover). After folio 49 the remaining tables are blank.


  • Creation: 1772-06-07 - 1772-11-19


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28 folio(s) (28 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Creator unknown

Original geographic information

Atlantic Ocean [subject]

Original geographic information

Cape of Good Hope [subject]

Original geographic information

Dover, Strait of [subject]

Original geographic information

Indian Ocean [subject]

Finding aid date

2011-12-17 15:33:08+00:00

Repository Details

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