Record

Reference numberMM/7/39
LevelItem
TitleRough minutes of meeting of the Board of Longitude
Date22 November 1783
DescriptionIncluding the Board replying to nine separate individuals who have proposals relating to the calculation of the longitude, stating that no notice will be taken of such schemes unless there are accompanied by a certificate from some person or persons of science.
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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