Reference numberMC/1/41
TitleLetter from Stephen Peter Rigaud, Richmond, to the Royal Society
Date12 August 1814
DescriptionRequesting a copy of John Pond's 'Greenwich Observations' to be sent to the Observatory at Richmond, along with the latest volumes of Nevil Maskelyne's observations and of the 'Connaissances des Temps' series.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1263Rigaud; Stephen Peter (1774 - 1839); astronomer1774 - 1839
NA3168Pond; John (1767 - 1836)1767 - 1836
NA5553Maskelyne; Nevil (1732 - 1811)1732 - 1811
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