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A book of mathematics and navigation, with figures, drawings and maps, bulk: 18th century

MS. Rawl. A. 308
Held at the Weston Library

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By James Batterton, as it appears from the following inscription on the cover:—"James Batterton's work in Christ Church Hospital Thomas Fitzgerald, on board the ship Carnarvon, capt. Josiah Thwaites, June 29, 1720, latitude 17° 30" south. Bought of Mr. Thomas Shewell." The name of Thomas Shewell is written on the first page. On the last fly-leaf at the end is this memorandum: "Nov. the 3rd 1719 Entered as 4th mate on board the Carnarvon."


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 18th century


152 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Rawl. A. 308


Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom