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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


General Proportions for the Parts of a Ship, c 1665-c 1727

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.4005.12: 53-63
Scope and Contents From the Fonds:

Papers either in Newton's hand or concerning his life and work. Subjects covered include the Royal Society, education, cosmography, mechanics, mathematics, astronomy and shipbuilding.

Dates: c 1665-c 1727
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Due to the fragile nature of the material access to the collection is restricted. It is available to view in the Cambridge University Digital Library at with the exception of MS.Add.4007, which is open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Royal Navy: Estimates

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.5282-5334
Scope and Contents

Estimates for vessels in harbour and for building and repair work on ships of war.

Dates: 1707-1803
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (