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Reference numberEL/B3/68
LevelItem
TitleLetter from T Stack to Philip Zollman concerning John Philip Baratier's proposal for measuring longitude at sea
CreatorStack; Thomas (-1756)
Date10 February 1737
DescriptionStack sends a copy of a minute from a meeting of the Royal Society held on 26 January
This states that the Royal Society can do nothing if Baratier keeps his proposal a secret and that the Act of Parliament of 1714, which offered a reward to the person who solved the 'longitude problem', was still in force and would be sent to him
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/c517d756-7163-41a4-a9dc-c7da2babeafc
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