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Record #164983:

On Dominion surveys in the North-West / Lindsay Russell.

Title: On Dominion surveys in the North-West / Lindsay Russell.
Author(s): Russell, Lindsay.
Date: 1884.
In: Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. (1884.), New series 6(11) (1884)
Abstract: Former Surveyor-General reports on difficulty of checking accumulations of errors; astronomically determined latitudes give unsatisfactory results due to large local vertical deviations as shown by joint United States/British Commission survey of international boundary. Recent introduction of checks by telegraphic longitudes to be extended. Part of the Proceedings of the Geographical Section of the British Association, Montreal meeting, 1884.
Notes:

Royal Geographical Society. Proceedings. New series 6(11) :682 (1884).

Keywords: 061.2 -- Associations, clubs and societies: Great Britain. British Association, Geographical Section.
341 -- Law, international.
341.24 -- Treaties, international.
528.061 -- Surveying, correction and reduction of measurements.
528.5 -- Surveying, instruments and equipment.
621.39 -- Telecommunications engineering.
91(091) -- Exploration, history.
W -- Expeditions and exploration.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440) -- Northwest Territories.
SPRI record no.: 164983

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