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Letter from Edward Massey to Captain Thomas Hurd, 1818-02-14

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 141-142

Scope and Contents

Concerning his preparation of chronometers for trial on the forthcoming 'Northern voyage'. Massey explains that he had been preparing two chronometers for the voyage but that they would not be ready on time. He offers his first chronometer for trial, requesting however that should it fail the results not be made public, as it was still under development.


  • Creation: 1818-02-14


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2 folio(s) (2 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials



Massey, Edward

Original geographic information

Coventry [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2012-06-12 17:16:02+00:00

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