Reference numberEL/T/19
TitleLetter, from Richard Towneley [to the Royal Society], dated at Towneley
CreatorTowneley; Richard (1629-1707); mathematician and astronomer
Date25 March 1667
DescriptionConcerning Adrian Auzout's instruments for measuring distances upon land and diameters of planets; details of Towneley's instrument for taking angles which can be attached to a telescope
Place originTowneley, Lancashire, England
Origin coordinates53.77388, -2.22255
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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