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Compilation of observations, 1681 - 1713

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 1/14

Scope and Contents

An undated compilation of observations made between January 1679 and December 1680, with solar and planetary tables, 24-30 March 1710, and calculations dating mainly from July 1713, 82 folios. The volume includes lunar observations (1r-27v) and a reference to a visit by Ole Rømer (6r). The writing is mostly in Flamsteed's hand, and the tables in that of Joseph Crosthwait.

Dates

  • 1681 - 1713

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

A1/34

Finding aid date

2005-10-19 15:49:47+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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