Regulations for the Testing of Marine Chronometers and other Scientific Apparatus, with Appendix containing Details of Trials for Watches, &c.

Catalogue no: 1472
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): William E. Plummer
Total pages: 10 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: 1906
Editor: Publisher: Mersey Docks and Harbour Board
Dimensions: 220mm x 140mm Condition: Good, covers a little dirty
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Published by the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board on behalf of the Liverpool Observatory, Bidston, Birkenhead.

"Regulations for testing the Thermal Adjustments of Marine Chronometers, and for the examination of other scientific apparatus at the Observatory, Bidston."

Includes a schedule of costs incurred for the trials and testing of the following;

Marine Chronometers; Watches and Chronometers (other than Marine); Sextants, Theodolites and Compasses; Telescopes and Binoculars; Barometers and Aneroids; Thermometers; Miscellaneous.

pp. 7-10, Appendix. Details of Trials to which Watches and Chronometers (other than Marine) are Submitted.

Pamphlet is a shortened version of Cat. No. 1471.

Contains within a Compliments slip from the General Manager and Secretary of the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board.

Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 5
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