|Title||Draft of a letter from Sir Joseph Banks, Soho Square, to William Windham MP |
|Date||6 May |
|Description||On the Mudge Committee meeting and on bringing witnesses to who can give an account of the comparative merits of Mudge's watch.|
Thomas Mudge petitioned Parliament after his Father's instrument to determine Longitude was awarded £500. Mudge believed it should have claimed the higher sums offered by the Board of Longitude.
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|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist||1744 - 1820|