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Correspondence on the Ordnance Survey, 1904 - 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/80
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding various aspects of the Ordnance Survey, including the benchmark at the Royal Observatory used by the Ordnance Survey surveyors; a new triangulation of Great Britain based on the position of a new transit instrument at the Royal Observatory; a copy of the agenda for the International Geodetic and Geophysical Union meeting at Madrid, 1924; three copies of a leaflet on Ordnance Survey maps; information on the publication of the 'Empire Survey Review 1931'; and...
Dates: 1904 - 1938
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