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Reference numberCLP/9ii/22
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'A new and exact table collected from severall observations taken from the year 1721 to 1729 in 9 voyages to Hudson Bay North America by Capt C Middleton shewing the variation of the compass according to the lattitudes and longitudes under mentioned accounting the longitude from the meridian of London' by C [Christopher] Middleton
Date[1731]
DescriptionTables showing variation of the magnetic needle at various latitudes and longitudes on various journeys to the Hudson Bay in Canada.

Subject: Magnetism / Navigation

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A new and exact table collected from several observations taken from the year 1721 to 1729, in nine voyages to Hudson's Bay in North-America, by Captain C. Middleton; shewing the variation of the compass according to the latitudes and longitudes under-mentioned, accounting the longitude from the meridian of London. Communicated by Mr. Benj. Robins, F. R. S'.

Communicated by Benjamin Robins. Read to the Royal Society on 24 June 1731.
LanguageEnglish
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0013
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 418, p 71
Related records in the catalogueRBO/16/12
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2673Robins; Benjamin (1707 - 1751)1707 - 1751
NA5183Middleton; Christopher (- 1770) - 1770
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