|Title||Letter from George Shuckburgh-Evelyn to Sir Joseph Banks|
|Date||19 April 1793|
|Description||William Windham MP has left Evelyn a message that he will proceed on Mudge's Petition on 23 April.|
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|
|NA8358||Shuckburgh-Evelyn; Sir; George Augustus William (1751 - 1804); Mathematician||1751 - 1804|