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GD226Records of the Corporation of the Master and Assistants of the Trinity House of Leith1497-1996
GD226/15Miscellaneous Volumes1841-1941
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference GD226/15/2
Title 'Remark Book'
Dates 1847-1863
Access status Open
Location On site
Description Containing:
inter alia tide table at Kincardine, May-July 1850,
temperature of water there, May-Sept. 1850,
triangulation for survey of the Forth, 1850-1;
simultaneous tide observations at Kincardine and Charlestown, June 1850;
tide observations at Charlestown, July-Nov. 1850;
account of survey of the Firth of Forth, beginning in 1847, with sailing directions; hydrographical descriptions of coasts of Harris, with sailing directions, 1857, 1860, and of Benbecula, 1863.
The compiler of some, if not all, of the entries was Capt. F.W.L. Thomas, R.N.
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