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Reference numberMM/7/151
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Thomas Hurst, Cheadle, to Sir Joseph Banks
Date1 December 1795
DescriptionOn Mr Delves, a Clergyman in Staffordshire who claimed to have solved the Longitude problem.

Hurst states that Delves weill journey to London soon, hopeful for a meeting with Banks.

With draft reply by Banks
Extent3 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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