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A project for a Navigation school presented to the E: India company of Scotland, 10 April 1696

 Item
Identifier: Coll-33/Folio C [217]

Scope and Contents

Gregory's thoughts on how Scotland might use her science to emulate the commercial success of England and Holland. The enterprise he probably has in mind is the Darien venture to central America, which sailed from Leith two years later.

Dates

  • 10 April 1696

Creator

Physical Description

1

Physical Description

genreform: manuscript

Extent

From the Fonds: 0.5 metre

Physical Description

1

Physical Description

genreform: manuscript

Processing Information

None.

Processing Information

Duncan Fisher27 August 2002

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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