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Estimates, 1875 - 1886

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/71

Scope and Contents

Estimates from the Royal Observatory for the years commencing 1 April 1876 and ending 30 December 1886, with the relevant pages from the Naval Estimates and lists of the actual expenditure. The letters are either written to or by Airy until 23 August 1881, when W.H.M. Christie began to receive letters as the Astronomer Royal.


  • 1875 - 1886

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-03 10:57:03+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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