Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Letter, from Robert Moray to Christian Huygens, dated at Oxford

Reference number: EL/M1/12

Date: 30 September 1665

Description

Concerning a new invention of a pendulum watch, mentioned by Hooke; concerning developments with telescopes; observations of the satellites of Jupiter

Reference number
EL/M1/12
Earliest possible date
30 September 1665
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Robert Moray

View page for Robert Moray

Use this record

Citation

Robert Moray, Letter, from Robert Moray to Christian Huygens, dated at Oxford, 30 September 1665, EL/M1/12, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_m1_12/letter-from-robert-moray-to-christian-huygens-dated-at-oxford, accessed on 13 June 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/el_m1_12/letter-from-robert-moray-to-christian-huygens-dated-at-oxford" title="Letter, from Robert Moray to Christian Huygens, dated at Oxford" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Map

Explore the collection

  • Early Letters

    Dates: 1613-1740

    The archival collection known as 'Early Letters' is composed of original manuscript letters sent to, or collected by, the Royal Society from English and foreign correspondents.

    View collection