Reference numberMC/8/305
TitleLetter from T Cooke & Sons, opticians, mathematical & astronomical instrument makers, 31 Southampton Street, Strand, London, to Lieutenant General E [Edward] Sabine, President of the Royal Society, London
Date27 January 1869
DescriptionAssuring the continued high quality of their manufacture, especially in optics, after the senior partner's death. The company announces their willingness to construct the equatorial telescope for the Society and gives an estimate of the costs for construction of the telescope and similar instruments.
Access statusOpen
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NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
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