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Letter from Peter Burt to the Board of Longitude, 1816-03-06

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 185-185a

Scope and Contents

Originally enclosing testimonials on the utility of his Sounding Buoy and Knipper. Burt states that he had no patent for the sounding instrument, and requests a reward for its invention.


  • Creation: 1816-03-06


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

Language of Materials



Burt, Peter

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Original geographic information

London [origination]

Finding aid date

2012-06-15 10:44:26+00:00


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