Reference numberCLP/3i/20
TitlePaper, 'A triall of a chariot' by Colonel [Thomas] Blount
Date8 April 1665
DescriptionBlount records the results of various experiments in chariot construction, tested by loading the chariot with musket bullets and recording the number of bullets that caused the chariot to break in each scenario.

Subject: Transportation

Read to the Royal Society on 12 April 1665.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1496Blount; Thomas (c 1604 -); landowner and local politicianc 1604 -
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