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Reference numberAP/11/1
LevelItem
TitleUnpublished paper, 'New phenomena caused by the effects of magnetic influence' by J H Abraham
Date28 February 1824
DescriptionAbraham describes his experiments to develop a better conductor to protect buildings from atmospheric electricity [lightning]. He found that the attraction of opposite poles in a circular arrangement of magnets neutralised the active properties of the magnets. Minor corrections appear throughout in graphite.

Subject: Physics

Written by Abraham in Sheffield [Yorkshire, England]. Communicated by W [William] Tooke.
Extent20p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA3459Tooke; William (1777 - 1863)1777 - 1863
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