|Title||Paper, '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|
|Description||Tables 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.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0013|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 418, p 71
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/16/12|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA2673||Robins; Benjamin (1707 - 1751)||1707 - 1751|
|NA5183||Middleton; Christopher (- 1770)|| - 1770|