Reference numberRBO/11/83
Alternative reference numberRBO.11.290
Title'A Catalogue of Observations of the Variation of the Compass between the Lizard and Cape Passero in Sicily taken by Henry Wilson on board his Majesties Ship Barflour by Command of the honourable Sir George Bing Baronet'
DescriptionObservations taken from 12 June to 6 November
Read to the Royal Society on 14 March 1722
Extent3 sides
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Access statusOpen
Related materialCLP/9ii/16
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