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Letter from Peter Burt to Captain Thomas Hurd, 1817-03-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/31: 187-187a

Scope and Contents

Acknowledging receipt of a letter from the Board of Longitude stating that they considered his sounding instrument worthy of encouragement, and requesting compensation for his invention.


  • 1817-03-10


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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 10:47:15+00:00

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