Reference numberRR/1/28
TitleReferee's report by Francis Baily, on a paper 'Proposal for a new method of determining the longitude, by an absolute altitude of the moon' by John Christian Bowring
Date31 March 1838
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the Philosophical Transactions, as the author claims they are usuing a new method, but 'it was proposed by Leadbetter a hundred years ago'.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1837].
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0017
Related records in the catalogueAP/21/13
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6486Baily; Francis (1774 - 1844); astronomer1774 - 1844
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