Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine,  1 (1817), 142.

White's New Invented Horizon

W Bain, Master, Royal Navy




Navigation, Invention, Military Technology

Institutions mentioned:

Royal Navy

    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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