Tag: Gabo Island

Letter by W Scott, 19 April 1858

April 19, 2009

Observatory Sydney April 19 1858 58/54 My Dear Sir I shall be happy to lend you our instrument at Gabo Island until such time as you can conveniently replace them; which however I hope you will do, as I have no funds for the purchase of additional instruments and I shall like to raise the number of our observatories to twelve as was first intended.

Letter by W Scott, 29 December 1857

December 29, 2008

41 11 Macquarie St. South Sydney Dec. 29th 1857 57/69 Sir You will oblige me by some information on the following points 1st the safe arrival of the Meteorological Instruments. 2 What steps you have taken (if any) towards the establishment of the Observatory.