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Series ID10454
Previous System LocationA/69259-A/69265; RSI5214
TitleLatitude Books
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Start Date 13/5/1892
End Date 29/10/1939
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Agency IDTitleFromTo
1910Trigonometrical Survey Office 13/5/1892 1/1/1904
1871Survey Office 1/1/1903 29/1/1934
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Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy (II)
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Series IDTitleRelationship
10487Latitude Book
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These volumes were created by the Trigonometrical Survey Office and the Survey Office to record latitude computations. It was necessary to calculate the latitude and longitude positions of each trigonometrical station, commencing with the known co-ordinates of another station. Entries include: place of latitude, observer, instrument, date and star computation. A table of contents is located in the front of the volumes, and related papers are found throughout the series. Volumes 1 and 2 contain some observations from Thursday Island and from Volume 4 the page layout has been printed. In 1927, the Survey Office recommenced this work - Consequently, Volume 5 also contains entries from this period.
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Queensland State Archives Series ID 10454, Latitude Books
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Last updated 9 September 2016
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0) ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/ )
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