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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

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Copy of a letter to John Croker concerning a chronometer by Brockbank which was not on the list of government chronometers, 1824-01-01

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/233: 17v
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Copies of outgoing correspondence from Astronomer Royal, John Pond, and his assistant, Thomas Taylor, at the Royal Observatory. Some of the letters are addressed to chronometer makers. Note that correspondence to more than one person often appears on the same page.

Dates: 1824-01-01
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Bann under Captain Filmore, 1823-07-11

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 109
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Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1823-07-11
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Eden under Captain John Lawrence, 1822-11-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 72
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1822-11-12
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Herald under Captain E.W.C. Astley, 1827-06-04

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 26
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Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-06-04
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Nimrod under Commander Samuel Radford, 1828-11-20

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 122
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1828-11-20
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Parthian under Captain Henry Byam Martin, 1826-06-13

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/229: 341
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1826-06-13
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Letter concerning a chronometer for HMS Weymouth under Mr Miller, 1828-10-15

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 117
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1828-10-15
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Letter concerning chronometers for HMS Hecla under Captain Parry, 1827-02-22

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 9
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Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-02-22
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Letter concerning chronometers for HMS Hecla under Commander Thomas Boteler, 1828-01-22

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 66
Scope and Contents

Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1828-01-22
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Letter concerning two chronometers for HMS Hussar under Captain Edward Boxer, 1827-03-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 5/230: 13
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Sent from John Barrow to John Pond.

Dates: 1827-03-06
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Letter from James Willis to Dr Thomas Young, 1819-04-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/55: 169-169a
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Letter from Joseph Barlow to Captain Thomas Hurd, 1818-03-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/34: 254-254a
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Six letters from Joseph Barlow, with accompanying papers and two related notes from the Navy Office.

Dates: 1818-03-06
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Ordnance Survey maps, 1888 - 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 7/63
Scope and Contents Ordnance Survey maps showing tramways, railways and generating stations in London:1. Ordnance survey map of London, No. 271, showing the Royal Observatory and the surrounding area, 1894.2. Ordnance survey map of South East London, No. 11 SE, 1894-1896 edition.3. Large scale ordnance survey map of the Royal Observatory and the surrounding area, 1900.4. Ordnance survey map of London marked to show the nearest points of the rail systems to the Royal Observatory,...
Dates: 1888 - 1909
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Papers on compass corrections on iron ships, 1838

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/682
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, computations and records of observations in regard to the correction of compasses on the iron ship 'Rainbow'. The correspondents include F. Baily, W.H. Barlow, W.H.M. Christie, W.T. Denison, G. Dollond, R. Fitzroy and W. Whewell. The papers include plans of the basin in Deptford Dockyard; 'graphical calculations of perturbations from assumed disturbing face of permanent magnets'; and observations of the dipping needle within and exterior to the ship.

Dates: 1838
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