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Memorial on Massey’s perpetual log or sea perambulator, 1815-06-01

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 123a-134

Scope and Contents

Memorial in which Massey outlines the defects of the existing common log, before describing his own perpetual log. The memorial includes testimonials by mariners who had tested his machine at sea.

Dates

  • 1815-06-01

Creator

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Extent

12 folio(s) (12 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Massey, Edward

Finding aid date

2012-06-12 15:52:12+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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