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Subject: Navigation/Exploration

Read 31 January 1782

Reference number
L&P/7/238
Earliest possible date
1782
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
13 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Wales

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William Wales, Paper, 'That Captain Cook sought for Cape Curcumcision under the proper meridian' by William Wales, 1782, L&P/7/238, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_7_238/paper-that-captain-cook-sought-for-cape-curcumcision-under-the-proper-meridian-by-william-wales, accessed on 17 July 2024

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