|Title||Letter from Nevil Maskelyne to Sir Joseph Banks|
|Date||23 April 1792|
|Description||Discussing the opposition of the Board of Longitude to 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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|NA5553||Maskelyne; Nevil (1732 - 1811)||1732 - 1811|
|NA8116||Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist||1744 - 1820|