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Letter, from William Saunderson to Edmond Halley, dated at Bombay

Reference number: EL/S2/61

Date: 12 September 1725

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Observations of the comet witnessed at Bombay in October 1723, and of the lunar eclipse seen at Comerdon in Persia on 21 October 1724

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EL/S2/61
Earliest possible date
12 September 1725
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2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Saunderson

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William Saunderson, Letter, from William Saunderson to Edmond Halley, dated at Bombay, 12 September 1725, EL/S2/61, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_s2_61/letter-from-william-saunderson-to-edmond-halley-dated-at-bombay, accessed on 25 May 2024

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