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Correspondence on magnetic instruments, 1932 - 1936

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/63

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with several observatories, the Admiralty and the Physical Department regarding the repair, testing and standardisation of magnetic instruments and the issuing of certificates, 1935-1936; correspondence with the High Commission for India, 1934-1936, regarding the standardisation of magnets for the Colaba Observatory, India, and magnetic instruments for other Indian observatories, such as Alibag; and correspondence and reports relating to the comparison of Eskdalemuir and Abinger magnetometers, 1932-1935.


  • Creation: 1932 - 1936


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-04-24 14:58:00+00:00

Includes index.

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