Reference numberAP/11/14/2
TitleUnpublished manuscript, on a new system of navigation by [Jean François?] Poulliot
Date22 October 1823
DescriptionPoulliot proposes a new system of navigation based on the oscillating movement of water, caused both by tides and by wind. He finishes his paper by posing two questions to the Royal Society: whether the oscillating movement of the sea can be considered a driving power and whether it is possible that this power could be applicable to floating bodies.

Subject: Physics

Written by Poulliot of Pont Audemer in Paris [France].
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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NA8200Davy; Sir; Humphry (1778 - 1829); chemist1778 - 1829
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