Reference numberEL/S1/42
TitleLetter, from Earl of Sandwich [Edward Montagu] to William Brouncker, dated at Madrid
CreatorMontagu; Edward (1625-1672); first earl of Sandwich; army and naval officer; diplomat
Date26 March 1667
DescriptionCovering letter enclosing observations of Venus (see EL/S1/42a)
Read to the Royal Society on 25 April 1667
Place originMadrid, Spain
Origin coordinates40.4165, -3.70256
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3503Brouncker; William (c1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brouncker; mathematicianc1620 - 1684
NA8425Montagu; Edward (1602 - 1671); 2nd Earl of Manchester; politician and parliamentary army officer1602 - 1671
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