Record

Reference numberMS/119/1/68
Alternative reference numberMS/119/1 p149-152
LevelItem
TitleLetter from James Clark Ross to Humphrey Lloyd
Date[1839]
DescriptionThe ships for Ross's Antarctic expedition have been chosen. Ross asks for Lloyd's advice on the best arrangement of a magnetic observatory and when [Thomas] Grubb will be able to deliver the instruments necessary to the expedition and the establishment of observatories. Ross already has two six inch dip circles from [Thomas Charles] Robinson.
Extent8p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
NA7948Ross; Sir; James Clark (1800 - 1862)1800 - 1862
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