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'Nautical Almanac' correspondence, 1849 - 1857

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/204

Scope and Contents

Correspondence concerning the 'Nautical Almanac' with regard to the positions of the minor planets, observations of the Moon's position, its corrections and the Moon's culminations. There are requests for information and discussions on the material inserted in the 'Nautical Almanac'. The correspondents include W.S. Stratford, C.P. Smyth, Sir F. Beaufort, P.P. King, C.F.A. Shadwell and A.D. Bache.


  • 1849 - 1857

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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:35:54+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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