|Title||Letter from John Fitch to Sir Joseph Banks|
|Date||23 December 1793|
|Description||Sends Banks an instrument which furnishes "an easy and natural way of keeping a ship's reckoning at sea". Also includes a sketch of a model which he is of opinion would be a great improvement to the Waterworks at London Bridge.|
With draft reply by Banks that he will place Fitch's letter before the Board of Longitude.
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|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist||1744 - 1820|