Reference numberMS/756/44
TitleDraft letter from Michael Foster, the Royal Society, Burlington House, to the secretary of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Date1 May 1884
DescriptionInforms that his letter relating to a bathymetrical survey of Scottish lochs had been considered by the Council of the Royal Society and that the secretaries were directed to draft a letter urging Her Majesty's government to undertake the proposed survey. Forwards him the letter [not present].
Physical descriptionPaper
Access statusOpen
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