Reference numberMS/119/2/29
TitleLetter from Charles James Buchanan Riddell, Woolwich to Humphrey Lloyd, [Beaumaris, Anglesey]
Date1 September 1842
DescriptionRiddell is sending a letter to Lloyd by [William James] Smythe on his request. [Edward] Sabine wrote to Smythe regarding his application for a spare building. Sabine recommended to him a room at Longwood House. Discussion on the placement of the magnetometers and declination magnet. Riddell includes a diagram of the arrangement of the observatory at [Longwood House].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7327Riddell; Charles James Buchanan (1817 - 1903)1817 - 1903
NA8252Lloyd; Humphrey (1800 - 1881)1800 - 1881
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