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Devon

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

 Series

Alphington, Devon, 1862

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/004
Scope and Contents

Document relating to lands in Alphington, Devon.

Dates: 1862
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Item

Application from James Stoat for a post in New South Wales, 1818-02-13

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/12: 428-430
Scope and Contents From the File:

Miscellaneous petitions and memorials making requests of the Board of Longitude.

Dates: 1818-02-13
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Drawings of globe instruments from Edward Chafe, 1785-02-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 39-40
Scope and Contents

Two drawings of globe instruments for taking the latitude of the sun and stars, and for finding the longitude. One is made from three overlaid sheets which can be rotated.

Dates: 1785-02-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Highampton, Devon, 1560

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/082
Scope and Contents

Document concerning the rectory at Highampton, Devon.

Dates: 1560
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Series

Honeychurch, Devon, 1852 - 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/085
Scope and Contents

File relating to the advowson of Honeychurch rectory, Devon.

Dates: 1852 - 1922
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Series

Ipplepen, Devon, 1458-11-03

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/089A
Scope and Contents

Document concerning lands in Ipplepen, Devon.

Dates: 1458-11-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Item

Letter from Edward Chafe to Sir Harry Parker, 1785-03-12

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 41-41a
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Four letters, a proposal and drawings of globe instruments, submitted by Edward Chafe of Tarmoham, near Totness, Devon.

Dates: 1785-03-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter from Edward Chafe to Sir Harry Parker, 1785-12-03

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 42-42a
Scope and Contents

Requesting an answer on his proposal for longitude, which he says he had worked on for fourteen years.

Dates: 1785-12-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter from Edward Chafe to Sir Harry Parker, 1785-12-10

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 43-43a
Scope and Contents

Expressing his disappointment at the Board's rejection of his work.

Dates: 1785-12-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter from Edward Chafe to Sir Philip Stephens, 1783-08-17

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/55: 33-34
Scope and Contents From the Item:

Two letters.

Dates: 1783-08-17
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Letter from Edward Chafe to Sir Phillip Stephens, 1783-08-17 - 1783-09-23

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 35-38
Scope and Contents

Enclosing a copy of his proposal; see also [RGO 14/39: 33-34a].

Dates: 1783-08-17 - 1783-09-23
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter from Henry Johnson to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Devon, 1881-10-15

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 168: 72
Scope and Contents

Letter from Henry Johnson to Charles Robert Darwin; written at Devon


(Letter)

Dates: 1881-10-15
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

Long-styled Devon Plant under net (numbers of flowers), 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 27.2: B35
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1809-01-01 - 1882-04-30
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

Lythrum salicaria crosses, 1862-07-31 - 1862-08-01

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 27.2: B7
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin


(Note)

Dates: 1862-07-31 - 1862-08-01
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Item

Proposal from Edward Chafe, 1783-03-19

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 14/39: 33-34a
Scope and Contents

Includes tables of calculations and a plan to measure longitude by the North and South Stars.

Dates: 1783-03-19
Conditions Governing Access: From the Management Group: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Sampford Courtenay, Devon, 1400 - 2007

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/140
Scope and Contents

Documents relating to College lands in Sampford Courtenay in Devon. Includes SAC/1-/167.

Dates: 1400 - 2007
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Item

Short-styled Devon plant - Lythrum salicaria (tables), 1862-10-01 - 1862-10-31

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 27.2: B19-B21
Scope and Contents

Note; by Charles Robert Darwin note added


(Note)

Dates: 1862-10-01 - 1862-10-31
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.
 Series

St James Priory, Exeter, Devon, 1122 - 1952

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/137
Scope and Contents

Documents relating to St James Priory in Exeter, Devon. Includes SJP/1-SJP/260.

Dates: 1122 - 1952
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Series

Tiverton, Devon, 1890 - 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/157
Scope and Contents

Map of lands in Tiverton, Devon.

Dates: 1890 - 1926
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.
 Series

Walkhampton, Devon, 1559 - 1862

Reference Code: GBR/0272/KCAR/6/2/163
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning lands in Walkhampton, Devon. Includes WAL/1-/8.

Dates: 1559 - 1862
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Fonds: ADMINISTRATIVE DOCUMENTS LESS THAN ONE HUNDRED YEARS OLD MAY BE SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS. ASK THE ARCHIVISTS FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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