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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-33:133
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  186 x 117mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Woolwich
Date:  1820s?
Comments to date:  It is tempting to suggest 1827 as the year of the letter. Mark Beaufoy's observations on Jupiter's satellites were read on 11 April 1827 and he was awarded a medal.
Short summary:  Arrangements for meeting on 11 April with the Astronomical Society.
Person:  Gregory, Olinthus Gilbert, 1774 (Yaxley, Huntingdonshire)-1841 (Woolwich), Mathematician, author
Person:  Beaufoy, Mark, 1764 (Lambeth)-1827 (Bushey, Hertfordshire), Astronomer, , Physicist, person referred to
Person:  Stratford, William Samuel, 1790?-1853 (London), Astronomer, Naval officer, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Royal Military Academy. Woolwich (Institution)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Addressee unknown
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