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Reference numberPT/12/27
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'An abstract of the results deduced from the measurement of an arc on the meridian extending from latitude 8° 9' 38".4, to latitude 18° 3' 23".6 N., being an amplitude of 9° 53' 45".2' by Lieut Colonel Willm [William] Lambton
Date[1818]
Description55 manuscript pages and one plate showing a map of the principal triangles from which the arc between Punnae [Punnai, Tamil Nadu, India] and Daumergidda [Damargidda, Telangana, India] is deduced.

Subject: Geodesy

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An abstract of the results deduced from the measurement of an arc on the Meridian, extending from latitude 8° 9' 38",4,, to latitude 18° 3' 23", 6, N. being an amplitude of 9° 53' 45",2'.

Read 21 May 1818.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.
Extent56p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0097
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1818.0029
Related records in the cataloguePT/12/27/1
PT/12/27/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2200Lambton; William (c1756 - 1823)c1756 - 1823
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