Reference numberMC/4/47
TitleLetter from Sir John Barrow, Admiralty, to the Marquis of Northampton, [President of the Royal Society]
Date11 December 1844
DescriptionForwarding Barrow's minute on the completion of the North West Passage, read and approved by Lord Haddington and the Lords of the Admiralty.

[Read by Council and entered into minutes on 12 December 1844, alongside the full text of Barrow's proposal.]
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCMP/1/189
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2824Barrow; Sir; John (1764 - 1848)1764 - 1848
NA2272Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton1790 - 1851
NA5132Hamilton; Thomas (1780 - 1858); 9th Earl of Haddington1780 - 1858
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