Reference numberEL/G1/54
TitleStephen Gray, dated at Canterbury, to Hans Sloane
CreatorGray; Stephen (1666-1736); English experimental philosopher
Date4 May 1700
DescriptionOutlines an experiment where water and sand descend through vessels with holes. The intention was to use this information to create a horometer for measuring time
Read to the Royal Society on 8 May 1700
Extent2 sides
Place originCanterbury, Kent, England
Origin coordinates51.27904, 1.07992
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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