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Copy of a letter to John Croker listing chronometers issued to HMS Shannon under Captain B. Clement and to Vice Admiral Fleeming in Jamaica, 1828-12-09

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/233: 46v/2

Scope and Contents

From the Item:

Copies of outgoing correspondence from Astronomer Royal, John Pond, and his assistant, Thomas Taylor, at the Royal Observatory. Some of the letters are addressed to chronometer makers. Note that correspondence to more than one person often appears on the same page.


  • Creation: 1828-12-09


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1 folio(s) (1 folio) : Paper

Language of Materials


Original geographic information

Jamaica [subject]

Finding aid date

2013-04-24 15:49:45+00:00


Repository Details

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