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Correspondence on chronometers, 1860 - 1861

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/580

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with, mainly, chronometer makers and the Admiralty concerning the testing of chronometers at the Royal Observatory and the purchase of chronometers by the Admiralty. There is also a printed paper on sending defective chronometers from abroad to the Royal Observatory.

Dates

  • 1860 - 1861

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

J1/27

Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:51:01+00:00

Includes index.

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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