Tag: altitude

Letter by H C Russell, 26 May 1871

May 26, 2009

403 Sydney Observatory 26 May 1871 Dear Sir The Sydney Observatory is in no way responsible for the altitudes of different places given to the Australian Almanac. Should you consider it necessary??

Letter by H C Russell, 26 June 1871

June 26, 2008

438 Sydney Observatory June 26 1871 Dear Sir I have heard from V M Larmer District Surveyor at Braidwood that the altitude you publish in the almanac for Braidwood is wrong: it should be 2400 feet not 3507 feet as you give it.