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Drawings of globe instruments from Edward Chafe, 1785-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 39-40

Scope and Contents

Two drawings of globe instruments for taking the latitude of the sun and stars, and for finding the longitude. One is made from three overlaid sheets which can be rotated.


  • Creation: 1785-02-19


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

Language of Materials


Original geographic information

Devon [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2012-04-30 12:01:45+00:00


Repository Details

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