Detailed notes on many aspects of mathematics and astronomy, written by Richard Tate, Whitesmith, of Downpatrick, Ireland, who died about 1853.
Mathematical and Astronomical Notes of Richard Tate
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The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.
Purchased by Mrs Enriqueta Rylands, on behalf of the John Rylands Library, in 1901 from James Ludovic Lindsay, 26th Earl of Crawford.
Description compiled by Henry Sullivan and Jo Humpleby, project archivists.
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Catalogued in the Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library, 1928 (English MS 23).
Formerly part of the Bibliotheca Lindesiana, the Library of the Earls of Crawford and Balcarres, from Haigh Hall, Wigan, Lancashire.