Record

Reference numberCLP/6/74
LevelItem
TitlePaper, description of the water works at London Bridge by Henry Beighton
Date[1731]
DescriptionExplaining the figure of the waterworks - engraved figure attached - calculation of the quantity of water raised by the engines - details about the power which moves the wheels - details about the velocity of the water - observations of the waterworks - suggestions of how to improve the machine
Subject: Engineering
Read to the Royal Society on 1 April 1731
LanguageEnglish
Extent7p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1731.0002
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 417, p 5
Related records in the catalogueRBO/15/77
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7336Beighton; Henry (- 1743) - 1743
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