Reference numberMS/119/1/86
Alternative reference numberMS/119/1 p197-199
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine to Humphrey Lloyd, Trinity College, Dublin
Date27 March 1840
DescriptionList of the 'term days' to be observed by the observatories of the British magnetic scheme received from Lloyd and will be sent to all of the observatories as soon as possible. Magnetic instruments for the Breslau and Cairo observatories have been sent.

[Thomas Charles] Robinson's construction of new vertical force magnetometers has been on hold pending trials of the instrument by Lloyd.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
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