Reference numberMC/8/137
TitleLetter from Herman Merivale, India Office, to Lieutenant-General [Edward] Sabine, President of the Royal Society
Date30 January 1868
DescriptionRequesting Sabine to select the new magnetical instruments to be supplied to the Bombay [Mumbai] Observatory. Merivale forwards a list of the instruments and relevant information as to their cost and delivery requirements.
The back of the letter contains a draft response from Sabine, dated 31 January, agreeing to the selection process and assuring Merivale that he will let him know prior to their transport to Mumbai.

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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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