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Letter from William Cragg to Dr Thomas Young, 1828-05-20

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 72-72a

Scope and Contents

Proposing the use of a mechanical apparatus which could be 'affixed' to a ship to measure its progress, with the distance travelled then used to determine longitude.

Dates

  • Creation: 1828-05-20

Creator

Extent

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

Language of Materials

English

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Original geographic information

London [origination]

Finding aid date

2012-04-30 15:10:23+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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