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Correspondence on the West Building, 1956 - 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 9/244

Scope and Contents

Correspondence with the Admiralty; H.M. Dockyard, Chatham; the Hydrographer of the Navy; and others, with memoranda and other papers, regarding the Time Department and Nautical Almanac Office Building (the 'West Building'). There are various drawings, including the following items:

1. Drawing of the sliding hatch to the storeman in Room 94 of the Time and Nautical Almanac Block, 9 January 1957.

2. Drawing of the sliding window to Room 94, 24 October 1956.

3. Drawing of the Turning and Fitting Shop, 21 July 1954.


  • 1956 - 1957

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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-06-07 12:01:04+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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