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Accounts for scientific studies, 1855 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/782
Scope and Contents

Undated financial accounts for various scientific studies, including the time ball at Deal; transit of Venus, 1874; New Lunar theory; Arctic expedition; Loan Exhibition of Scientific Instruments at South Kensington; reductions of Sydney, Roorkee, Adelaide and Melbourne; colonial transit of Venus results; longitude of Vienna and Berlin; and Mr Gill's expedition.

Dates: 1855 - 1880
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