White's New Invented Horizon
W Bain, Master, Royal Navy
Navigation, Invention, Military Technology
Describes the invention, by 'Mr Gavin White, grocer in Kinross', of an artifical horizon which can be attached to 'the common quadrant', to enable navigation in foggy weather.
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