Record

Reference numberMS/119/1/17
Alternative reference numberMS/119/1 p36
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine, Limerick to Humphrey Lloyd
Date13 July [1836]
DescriptionSabine and his wife plan to come to Dublin in a few days time. Sabine hopes for a quiet meeting with Lloyd. Sabine outlines his plan for magnetic observations in Scotland. Sabine informs Lloyd that [John] Franklin is taking out a [Robert Were] Fox dip circle and two needles Sabine has sent him, to Van Diemen's Land [Tasmania; Lutruwita or Truwana].
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
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