Reference numberMC/11/412
TitleLetter from Edward Wingfield, Downing Street, to the Secretary of the Royal Society
CreatorWingfield; Sir; Edward (1834-1910); British barrister; civil servant
Date28 August 1879
DescriptionForwarding a copy letter from the Secretary of the Canadian Institute in Toronto to the Governor-General of Canada. It relates to a pamphlet advocating for the establishment of a prime meridian. Wingfield invites the Society to offer observations on this subject.

[Enclosure is present, has an extent of 5p covering two papers, and is labelled MC/11/412a-412b within the volume.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/11/418
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