Reference numberAP/11/5/6
Alternative reference numberAP/11/5F
TitleUnpublished letter, regarding observations with invariable pendulum from Tho [Thomas] Brisbane to Capt [Henry] Kater
Date6 November 1824
DescriptionBrisbane reports to Kater on observations made by himself and [James] Dunlop using an invariable pendulum lent to them by the Board of Longitude. He writes that he will soon be visiting Port Macquairie and Morton [Moreton] Bay. He adds that Mr [Karl Ludwig Christian] Rumker is in a bad state of health.

Subject: Geodesy

Written by Brisbane in Government House, [Parramatta?], New South Wales [Australia] an addressed to Kater at Union Place, Marylebone [London].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueAP/11/5
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7436Brisbane; Sir; Thomas Makdougall (1773 - 1860)1773 - 1860
NA1206Kater; Henry (1777 - 1835)1777 - 1835
NA3777Rumker; Karl Ludwig Christian (1788 - 1862); astronomer1788 - 1862
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