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Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Heading: Imperfect Geographical and Hydrographical Knowledge, Para 1
Category: Geography   Geodesy   Navigation   Maps   Australasia   Antarctic   
Topic: Mr Buckingham argues, in favour of the utility of his proposed voyage of discovery, etc, the imperfection of our charts, of the Indian and Pacific Ocean particularly...[The "writer of this paragraph" attests to the inaccuracy of maps which is the more astonishing because of the numbers of ships who have already used the sea routes wrongly described]
Person: BUCKINGHAM, James Silk   

Issue: 150, 11/09/30 p. 574
Heading: The Winds, Para 2
Category: Meteorology   Navigation   
Topic: [The Professor of Natural History at Autun says that though the wind blows in different directions in each hemisphere, it follows the same general law of nature in both hemispheres]
Person: PREVIRAUD, Prof.   
Institution: University of Autun   

Issue: 151, 18/09/30 p. 590
Heading: Voyage round the World, Para 2
Category: Geography   Geodesy   Exploration   Ships   Navigation   Maps   
Topic: The "Helena", a vessel equipped by the Russo-American company, arrived at St. Petersburg on the 22nd of July..[Discovery of a small island, "Lowendahl"]
Person: CHROMTSHENKO, Lieut.   
Ed`s Mark: SMITH

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