|Title||Letter from WE Parry, Admiralty, to Sir Humphry Davy, President, Royal Society|
|Date||6 April 1826|
|Description||Asking for permission to print in the appendix to his Journal of the last Voyage to the South Seas, a brief abstract of observations and experiments made by Lieutenant Foster and himself, a detailed account of which has recently been sent to the Royal Society.|
The experiements and observations Parry alludes are those on the pendulum; and on the dip, diurnal variation and intensity, of the magnetic needle.
|Access conditions||OPEN - but photocopying forbidden.|
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|NA8200||Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); physicist||1778 - 1829|
|NA7481||Parry; Sir; William Edward (1790 - 1855)||1790 - 1855|