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Reports of the Royal Observatory, 1836 - 1995

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 17

Scope and Contents

There are four series of reports regarding the activities of the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, and the Royal Greenwich Observatory, including information on the Royal Observatory, Cape of Good Hope. These are followed by two short series of reports regarding, respectively, in-house research at the R.G.O. and connected observatories and the Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes, La Palma.


  • Creation: 1836 - 1995


Conditions Governing Access

From the Management Group:

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4 archive box(es) (4 boxes) : paper

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Most of the reports were produced by the Royal Observatory and transferred subsequently to the Archives. A few reports have been added since 1991, details of which can be found in the relevant entries.


This description was created by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.


Royal Observatory, Greenwich; Royal Greenwich Observatory

Finding aid date

2006-08-25 09:26:11+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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