|Title||Copy of a letter from Lord Northampton to Lord Melbourne|
|Description||Copy written and forwarded to Sir John Herschel by J D Roberton. Originally enclosed with letter MM/16/144.|
The letter discusses the attitude of the Astronomer Royal (G B Airy) in plans to establish a new magnetical observatory.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6585||Lamb; William (1779 - 1848); 2nd Viscount Melbourne||1779 - 1848|
|NA2272||Compton; Spencer Joshua Alwyne (1790 - 1851); 2nd Marquess of Northampton||1790 - 1851|