Reference numberNLB/20/505
Alternative reference numberNLB/20 p314
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to General Sir Robert Biddulph, Governor and Commander in Chief, Gibraltar
Date8 May 1900
DescriptionUnder the direction of the Royal Society and Royal Astronomical Society, an expedition is going to Alicante to observe the total solar eclipse. The Lords of Admiralty have conveyed the party from Gibraltar to the place of observation in 'HMS Theseus'. Lists party members. The Joint Committee of the two Societies will be very indebted for any assistance Biddulph can render to the observing party on its arrival in Gibraltar.
Physical descriptionTypescript, very faint
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
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