Reference numberMS/426/686
Alternative reference numberMS/426 p157
TitleCopy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to H
Date14 February 1860
DescriptionAcknowledges letter enclosing the correspondence from the Governor of Jamaica and from Rev Pearson, along with a paper suggesting improvements for navigation and the construction of steam boilers. Informs the President and Council do not deem the issue to be for the Royal Society.
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