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Letter from William Lester to the Board of Longitude, 1821-01-09

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 346-346a

Scope and Contents

In which Lester states that he had heard that the reward for finding longitude was twenty thousand pounds and asks to submit his solution before the Board.


  • Creation: 1821-01-09


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1 folio(s) (1 folio) : Paper

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Original geographic information

Burton on Trent [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2012-05-24 14:47:27+00:00


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