Reference numberEL/G1/51
TitleStephen Gray, dated at Canterbury, to Hans Sloane
CreatorGray; Stephen (1666-1736); English experimental philosopher
Date2 May 1698
DescriptionConcerning an instrument which can measure more precisely the height of mercury in a barometer
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Read to the Royal Society on 4 May 1698
Extent2 sides
Place originCanterbury, Kent, England
Origin coordinates51.27904, 1.07992
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 20, no 240, p 176
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7365Gray; Stephen (? 1666 - 1736)? 1666 - 1736
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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