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Miscellaneous correspondence, 1898 - 1901

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/187

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous correspondence concerning lighting-up times in Belfast, magnetic elements, W. Powis of Canada on 'a contribution to the science of Astronomy', requests for information about books on astronomy, and the Sun's apparent diameter, 1898.

Miscellaneous correspondence concerning lighting-up times in Belfast, telegram codes, Greenwich publications, correspondence with Ralph Sadler and phases of the Moon, 1899.

Miscellaneous correspondence concerning sunrise at Lincoln, gravitation, star atlases, the rotation of the Moon, comets, Venus and the equinoxes, 1900.

Miscellaneous correspondence concerning Mars, the visibility of Polaris and the Southern Cross, questions on astronomical books and atlases, sunrise and sunset times, sunrise at Alexandria, the 'Nautical Almanac' and gravity, 1901.


  • 1898 - 1901

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Q15 (4)

Related Materials

Further material concerning Ralph Sadler can be found in RGO 7/182.

Finding aid date

2006-03-30 10:46:00+00:00

Includes index.


Repository Details

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