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Time measuring instruments

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Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

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Correspondence on time signals, 1879 - 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 15/108
Scope and Contents Correspondence regarding the operation of various time signals, divided into the following sections:'Time Signals. General Manager of Telegraphs': correspondence between D. Gill and managers of the Telegraph Department on the operation or failure of the time balls, 1879-1890.'Time Signal and Clocks at Cape Town Docks': correspondence between D. Gill and the Table Bay Dock and Breakwater Trustees, Cape Town, concerning the operation of the clocks at the dock and the time ball,...
Dates: 1879 - 1880
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