|Title||Letter from J White, House of Commons, to Sir Joseph Banks|
|Date||9 March |
|Description||Informing Banks that Mudge's Petition to Parliament was yesterday referred to a committee.|
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|