Reference numberMS/119/1/5
Alternative reference numberMS/119/1 p13-15
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine, Limerick to Humphrey Lloyd, Trinity College, Dublin
Date20 January 1834
DescriptionSabine sends Lloyd a dip circle and two needles which he would like Lloyd to convert to dip and force needles on Lloyd's plan. Lloyd may send them back with Mr Douglas, 'son of the General'. Discussion of some results of the Irish magnetic survey. Sabine asks permission to send a copy of Lloyd's latest paper to [Christopher] Hansteen. Sabine encloses letters from James Clark Ross for Lloyd's perusal [not enclosed], also sends a box containing 'a 'good species of Ainsworth's Lootie Spillite [sic.]' [not enclosed].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8279Sabine; Sir; Edward (1788 - 1883)1788 - 1883
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
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