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Summaries of observations made between December 1801 and July 1802, 1801-12-12 - 1802-07-18

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/64: 55v-60v

Scope and Contents

Includes accounts of the rates and errors of the timekeepers by Earnshaw and Arnold, and summaries of observations to determine longitude made in Princess Royal Harbour, at Bay 10, in Port Phillip Bay and at Cattle Point on the east side of Sydney Cove, Port Jackson.

Dates

  • 1801-12-12 - 1802-07-18

Conditions Governing Access

Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).

Extent

6 folio(s) (6 ff.) : Paper

Language of Materials

English

Original geographic information

Australia [subject]

Original geographic information

King George Sound [subject]

Original geographic information

Port Phillip Bay [subject]

Original geographic information

Sydney [subject]

Finding aid date

2012-07-27 15:29:57+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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