|Title||Unpublished paper, 'An account of a new mode of propelling vessels' by Wm [William] Hale|
|Description||Hale describes his method of propelling vessels at sea, designed for use in calm or unfavourable wind conditions. His invention involves discharging water from the stern of the vessel using a propellor. Includes one separate page of illustrations.|
Written by Hale at Lexden Road, Colchester [Essex, England]. Communicated by Richd [Richard] Penn. Received by the Royal Society on 24 February 1831.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related records in the catalogue||AP/15/5/1|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA7478||Penn; Richard (1784 - 1863)||1784 - 1863|