Record

Reference numberCLP/6/16
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Experiment of weighing a piece of brasse both above and underground' by Dr [Edward?] Cotton
Date[1664]
DescriptionPaper by Cotton regarding weighing standard pieces of brass above ground and underground in a tin mine. Cotton found that the brasse was heavier above ground than underground.

Subject: Statics

Read to the Royal Society on 1 June 1664
LanguageEnglish
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/2/88
Related records in the catalogueRBO/3/13
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA3346Cotton; Edward (c1616 - 1675); clergymanc1616 - 1675
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