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Amsterdam

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

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Correspondence on time balls, 1879 - 1927

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 8/147
Scope and Contents (1) General correspondence regarding time balls, 1879-1893, including the following material:Correspondence regarding reprints, ordered by G.B. Airy in 1880, of articles from 'Nature', 1876, concerning the distribution of time signals.Correspondence, 1879-1880, regarding the Prussian Government's request for information on colonial time in South Africa, Canada, India, St Helena, Mauritius, Australia, Tasmania and New Zealand, and similar requests from the U.S. Hydrographic...
Dates: 1879 - 1927
 Item

Note from Captain [Bentwick] about presenting Greenwich observations to a library in Holland, 1774-05-02

 Item
Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 218/3/22
Scope and Contents From the File:

Set of documents relating to the Royal Observatory, wrapped in paper marked 'King's warrant of appointment to the Royal Observatory, appointment of visitors and sundry other papers relative to the Royal Observatory'.

Dates: 1774-05-02