Reference numberEL/I1/155
TitleLetter, from Henry Jacob to Robert Hooke, dated at Lisbon
CreatorJacobs; Henry (fl 1667-1682)
Date8 January 1682
DescriptionDiscussing observations of various eclipses in 1674 and in 1679; states that he will make observations of the variation of the compass at Lisbon but would like a new compass sent to him for this purpose; discussing sea navigation charts
Place originLisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
Origin coordinates38.71667, -9.13333
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8242Hooke; Robert (1635 - 1703); natural philosopher1635 - 1703
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