subfonds MD/35 - Printed diaries giving times of sunrise, sunset and other astronomical data

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Printed diaries giving times of sunrise, sunset and other astronomical data


  • 1665-1679 (Creation)

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The leaves were found in the make-up of two linen and cork balls, about the size of tennis balls on a ledge in the fire place of a cottage in Wheldrake.

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The archive was deposited at the Borthwick Institute on 31 December 1969.

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Two double leaves of printed diaries giving times of sunrise and sunset, and other astronomical data, both containing ms. lists of names and sums of money paid or owed.


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