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Instrument for taking angles at sea, 1792

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 4/219
Instrument for taking angles at sea
Instrument for taking angles at sea

Scope and Contents

'Description of an instrument for taking Angles at Sea', as presented to the Board of Longitude by John Wood, 1 March 1792, including a detailed drawing of the instrument [RGO 4/219: 14].


  • Creation: 1792


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1 volume(s) (1 volume (14 ff.))

Language of Materials


Original geographic information

Kriens [origination]

Original geographic information

London [destination]

Finding aid date

2005-11-07 11:45:21+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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