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.

Paper, 'Astronomical observations in the Austrian Netherlands in 1772 and 1773' by Natheniel Pigott

Reference number: L&P/6/158

Date: 02 September 1773

Description

Subject: Astronomy

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Astronomical observations made int he Austrian Netherlands in 1772 and 1773. By Nathaniel Pigott, Esquire, F. R. S. Foreign Member of the Academies of Brussels and Caen. In a letter to the Reverend Nevil Maskelyne, Astronomer Royal, F. R. S'

Read 9 December 1775

Reference number
L&P/6/158
Earliest possible date
02 September 1773
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
28 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Nathaniel Pigott

View page for Nathaniel Pigott

Use this record

Citation

Nathaniel Pigott, Paper, 'Astronomical observations in the Austrian Netherlands in 1772 and 1773' by Natheniel Pigott, 02 September 1773, L&P/6/158, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_6_158/paper-astronomical-observations-in-the-austrian-netherlands-in-1772-and-1773-by-natheniel-pigott, accessed on 26 February 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/l-and-p_6_158/paper-astronomical-observations-in-the-austrian-netherlands-in-1772-and-1773-by-natheniel-pigott" title="Paper, 'Astronomical observations in the Austrian Netherlands in 1772 and 1773' by Natheniel Pigott" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Letters and Papers

    Dates: 1741-1806

    'Letters and Papers' contains the scientific correspondence sent to the Royal Society through the 18th century, many of which were published in its journal.

    View collection