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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

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Copy of a letter from Dr Thomas Young to James Scrymgeour, 1824-03-28

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/24: 415-416
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Correspondence on galvanic time, 1855 - 1858

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/613
Scope and Contents Correspondence and related papers on the communication of time by the Post Office telegraph. There are papers on the trials, costs and tests of clocks on the network; the regulation of clocks; proposals for time signals to be sent to naval dockyards from Greenwich; time balls at Portsmouth, Devonport, Sheerness, Glasgow, Hamburg, Liverpool and the City Observatory, London; and a report by Airy on the workings of the Devonport Time Ball and sketches of its galvanic arrangement. The...
Dates: 1855 - 1858
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Correspondence on time balls and signals, 1858 - 1860

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/614
Scope and Contents Correspondence and related papers on the time signals at Portsmouth, Devonport and Sheerness and the tests, errors and running of time balls at Gravesend, Newcastle, Liverpool, Glasgow, Mauritius and the Cape of Good Hope. The papers include a newspaper cutting from 'The Gateshead Observer' on the importance of time balls; accounts and reports on the Post Office clocks; papers on the regulation of the London Bridge and Westminster Great Clock; and papers on the regulation of the Edinburgh...
Dates: 1858 - 1860
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Correspondence on time balls and signals, 1861 - 1866

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/615
Scope and Contents Correspondence and related papers on the time signal and the time ball service. There are various papers on the signalling of time by a falling ball or by cannon fire at Birmingham, Cardiff, Devonport, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Madras, Newcastle, Nice and the Palais Royale, Paris; proposals for time balls at Wellington (New Zealand), Ipswich, and Port Elizabeth; proposals for clocks and bells in Worcester; details of local time signals in 'The Scotsman', 'Daily Review', 'Glasgow Daily Herald',...
Dates: 1861 - 1866
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From G.A.W. Arnott, Glasgow, 27 Jan. 1858

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8189/5
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IP-11 Letter, 1878-08-06

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 86: B19-B20
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Alexander Stephen Wilson to Charles Robert Darwin


Letter; written at Glasgow Letter from Alexander Stephen Wilson to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1878-08-06
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Letter from Andrew Templeton to Dr Thomas Young, 1822-06-14

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/48: 203-203a
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Three letters from Andrew Templeton of the Glasgow Astronomical Society.

Dates: 1822-06-14
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Letter from Andrew Templeton to Dr Thomas Young, 1826-03-10

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/48: 204
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Three letters from Andrew Templeton of the Glasgow Astronomical Society.

Dates: 1826-03-10
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Letter from Andrew Templeton to Dr Thomas Young, 1827-03-20

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/48: 205-205a
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Eleanor 'Nellie' DuPuy; written at Glasgow, 1884-04-03

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 737
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Eleanor 'Nellie' DuPuy; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1884-04-03
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to [Ellen DuPuy née Haskins]; written at [Glasgow], 1883-12-22

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 703
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to [Ellen DuPuy née Haskins]; written at [Glasgow]


(Letter)

Dates: 1883-12-22
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to [Ellen DuPuy née Haskins]; written at Glasgow, 1884-03-08

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 721
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to [Ellen DuPuy née Haskins]; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1884-03-08
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to M Reynolds; written at Glasgow, 1884-03-11 - 1884-03-20

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 731
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to M Reynolds; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1884-03-11 - 1884-03-20
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Maud Darwin née DuPuy; written at [Glasgow], 1884-03-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 728
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Maud Darwin née DuPuy; written at [Glasgow]


(Letter)

Dates: 1884-03-12
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Maud Darwin née DuPuy; written at [Glasgow], 1883-12-16

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 251: 702
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Letter from Caroline Lane Reynolds Slemmer Jebb née Haskins to Maud Darwin née DuPuy; written at [Glasgow]


(Letter)

Dates: 1883-12-16
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Letter from Erasmus Alvey Darwin to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Glasgow], 1826-03-09

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 204: 14
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Letter from Erasmus Alvey Darwin to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Glasgow]


(Letter)

Dates: 1826-03-09
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Letter from Erasmus Alvey Darwin to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Glasgow], 1826-03-09

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 204: 15
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Letter from Erasmus Alvey Darwin to Charles Robert Darwin; written at [Glasgow]


(Letter)

Dates: 1826-03-09
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Letter from J M Fleming to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow damaged, 1871-03-29

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 164: 134
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Letter from J M Fleming to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow damaged


(Letter)

Dates: 1871-03-29
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Letter from James Ballantine Hannay to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow, 1881-05-28

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 166: 98
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Letter from James Ballantine Hannay to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1881-05-28
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Letter from James Ballantine Hannay to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow, 1881-06-27

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 166: 99
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Letter from James Ballantine Hannay to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1881-06-27
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Letter from James Jameson to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow, 1875-10-26

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 168: 44
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Letter from James Jameson to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Glasgow


(Letter)

Dates: 1875-10-26
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Letter from James Scrymgeour to Dr Thomas Young, 1824-03-22

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/24: 413-414
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