Reference numberCLP/18i/120
TitlePaper, 'An account of an experiment touching the propagation of sound through water' by Francis Hauksbee
DescriptionHauksbee writes: 'An Experiment that I made some time since, shewing that actual Sound could not be transmitted through a Vaccum, gave me an Inclination to try what would be the effect, to surround the Receiver that contain'd the sounding body, with so dense Medium as Water.'

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of an experiment touching the propagation of sound through water'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1708.0057
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8345Hauksbee; Francis (c 1660 - 1713)c 1660 - 1713
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