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Creator:
Williams, Edward, d. 1798.
Title(s):

The account of a trigonometrical survey carried on in the years 1791, 1792, 1793, and 1794 : by order of His Grace the Duke of Richmond, late Master General of the Ordnance / by Lieut. Col. Edward Williams, and Capt. William Mudge ..., and Mr. Isaac Dalby ... ; communicated by the Duke of Richmond ...

Published/Created:
[London : s.n., 1795]
Physical Description:
p. 414-591, [4] folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 31 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QB296 G8 1795+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations drawn and engraved by John Warner.
Caption title.
Read before the Royal Society, June 25, 1795.
Extract from the Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society (1795).
The trigonometrical survey was carried out under the auspices of the Board of Ordnance.--cf. Smith, D. Antique maps of the British Isles. p. 67.
Subject Terms:
Geodesy -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Great Britain -- Surveys.
Surveying -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Contributors:
Dalby, Isaac, 1744-1824.
Mudge, William, 1762-1820.
Warner, John, ill.
Royal Society (Great Britain)
Royal Society (Great Britain). Philosophical transactions. 1795.
Great Britain. Ordnance Survey.
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