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Reference numberCMB/42/7
LevelItem
TitleMinutes, meeting of the Telescope Committee
Date17 December 1832
DescriptionLists members present with Francis Baily in the Chair. Lists committe business including a report on the completion of the telescope by Mr Dollond, and a resolution to send the telescope to 'some public or private observatory, where its merits and defects may be examined', but for the meantime keeping it in the ante-room of the Society under Mr Hudson. p58.
Extent2pp
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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