Reference numberEL/S1/42a
TitleObservations of Venus witnessed in Madrid by Edward Montagu, dated at Madrid
DescriptionEnclosed with EL/S1/42
Read to the Royal Society on 25 April 1667

On last page are instructions for observing the altitude of the lower edge of the moon which was read to the Royal Society on 23 May 1666 (see EL/S1/43 for the observations)
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8425Montagu; Edward (1602 - 1671); 2nd Earl of Manchester; politician and parliamentary army officer1602 - 1671
NA3503Brouncker; William (c1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brouncker; mathematicianc1620 - 1684
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