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Chronometer rates, 1840 - 1865

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/98

Scope and Contents

Printed accounts of the weekly sums of the daily rates of chronometers selected for purchase by the Admiralty and on trial at the Royal Observatory between August 1840 and August 1865, including an abstract of the principal changes of rate. The item for 1842 and 1843 includes an appendix to the report.


  • Creation: 1840 - 1865


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

I15 (2)

Finding aid date

2006-03-30 10:42:37+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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