Reference numberCLP/9i/62
TitlePaper, 'An odd kind of magnetick phenomenon' by W [William] Derham
DescriptionIn this paper, Derham describes an experiment whereby he magnetised several wires, then touched the two ends of the wire together or bent the wires, resulting in demagnetising the wires altogether. A follow-up to this paper, where certain findings are recounted or corrected, is found at CLP/9i/61.

Subject: Magnetism

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of some magnetical experiments and observations'.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1704.0097
Related records in the catalogueCLP/9i/61
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6239Derham; William (1657 - 1735); naturalist1657 - 1735
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