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Correspondence on general orders, 1958 - 1963

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/84

Scope and Contents

General and official correspondence regarding general orders relating to internal matters at the Royal Greenwich Observatory, including the following items:

Memorandum regarding travel claims, 1963.

Memorandum regarding an air raid siren test, 1963.

Correspondence regarding the mustering of industrial staff, 1963.

Memorandum regarding holiday leave, 1963.

Memorandum regarding the responsibility allowance for night watchman, 1963.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 39, relating to night watchman recording the people who enter or leave Herstmonceux Castle at late hours, 1963.

Correspondence regarding R.G.O. passes, 1963.

Correspondence regarding the visit of the Royal Navy mobile radiographic unit to the R.G.O., 1962.

Plan of the West Building car park, 1962.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 38, relating to protective clothing, 1962.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 37, relating to the discharge of firearms, 1962.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 36, relating to photocopies, 1961.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 35, relating to the Castle's bedrooms, 1961.

List of pay numbers for the financial year 1961-1962.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 25, relating to the procedure for requisitioning motor transport, 1960.

Copy of local order no. 24, relating to the notices exhibited in the Castle's south entrance, 1959.

Memorandum regarding local order no. 5, relating to the Equatorial Telescope Domes, 1958.


  • Creation: 1958 - 1963


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 11:52:20+00:00

Includes index.


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