Reference numberMS/426/187
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p75
TitleCopy letter from Northampton [Spencer Joshua Alwyne Compton] President of the Royal Society; to the Earl of Ellenborough [Edward Law]
Date19 February 1846
DescriptionSends a copy of the Resolution of the Council, which was reached unanimously. Requests for its favourable consideration by the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty. [Resolution not enclosed, see the Council Minutes of this date]
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