Record

Reference numberCLP/6/6
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'Experiments of weighing glasse canes with the cylinders of quicksylver in them according to the torricellian experiment' by Jonathan Goddard and 'William Brouncker's account of the third experiment made by Dr Goddard'
Date6 August 1662
DescriptionWilliam Brouncker's original account of the third experiment made by Jonathan Goddard, at the Royal Society meeting in 29 October 1662. Goddard's experiment concerns the weight of air against the weight of a cylinder of quicksilver (mercury).

Subject: Pneumatics
LanguageEnglish
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialMS/776/183
Related records in the catalogueRBO/1/43
CLP/6/6/2
CLP/6/6/1
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8226Goddard; Jonathan (c1617 - 1675); physician, chemist, and anatomistc1617 - 1675
NA3503Brouncker; William (c1620 - 1684); 2nd Viscount Brouncker; mathematicianc1620 - 1684
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