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Correspondence on the Melbourne Transit Instrument, 1947 - 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/131

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the Melbourne Transit Instrument, including a memorandum describing the Melbourne Transit Circle, a gift from the government of Victoria, Australia; and letters from R. Atkinson putting on record the provisional latitude and azimuth of the Herstmonceux meridian site, 22 June 1950.


  • Creation: 1947 - 1954


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 11:55:08+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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