Reference numberEL/I1/185
TitleLetter, from William Jones to James Hodgson, dated at Wantage
CreatorJones; William (1675-1749); freemason; mathematician; Baptist minister, Wantage
Date13 October 1731
DescriptionStates that his method for finding longitude has not been successful; outlines his second theory about clocks
Place originWantage, Oxfordshire, England
Origin coordinates51.58846, -1.42565
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3285Hodgson; James (1672 - 1755)1672 - 1755
NA7728Jones; William (1675 - 1749); mathematician1675 - 1749
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