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Letter from Charles Moody to George Gilpin, 1806-01-30

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/40: 384

Scope and Contents

In which Moody states that the Board of Longitude had not given his plan and apparatus for longitude the attention it merited. He re-informs them that his son had tested out his plan while at sea on a voyage from Shields to Memel and back, and submits figures for latitude and longitude from the voyage.


  • Creation: 1806-01-30


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

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Original geographic information

Chester-le-Street [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2012-05-25 11:49:32+00:00


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