|Title||Extract from the Proceedings of the Board of Longitude|
|Date||2 March 1793|
|Description||On Joseph Banks bringing to the attention of the Board Thomas Mudge's petition to the House of Commons.|
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|