Reference numberMS/119/1/95
Alternative reference numberMS/119/1 p216-217
TitleLetter from Edward Sabine, London to Humphrey Lloyd
Date4 January 1841
DescriptionThe Report of the Royal Society [relative to geophysical observations] is now nearing completion with Lloyd's latest additions.

More magnetic instruments may need to be ordered from [Thomas] Grubb as 'Prince Oscar' [of Sweden and Norway] has written to John Herschel expressing interest in joining the British magnetic scheme.

Books and registers for recording of magnetic and other data at the observatories are being ordered by Sabine.

Short discussion of the 'China quarrel' in reference to the first opium war.
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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