Reference numberL&P/10/33
TitleLetter, 'Further particulars respecting the observatory at Benares [Jantar Mantar, Varanasi, India] ' from John Lloyd Williams to William Marsden
Date23 March 1792
DescriptionSubject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Further particulars respecting the observatory at Benares, of which an acount, with plates, is given by Sir Robert Barker, in the LXVIIth Vol. of the Philosophical Transaction. In a letter to William Marsden, Esq. F. R. S. from John Lloyd Williams, Esq. of Benares'

Read 31 January 1793
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1793.0006
Related records in the catalogueL&P/6/248
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2796Williams; John Lloyd (fl 1801)fl 1801
NA1559Marsden; William (1754 - 1836)1754 - 1836
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView