Record

Reference numberEL/H1/19
LevelItem
TitlePartial translation of a letter from Christian Huygens to Robert Moray
Date1663
DescriptionConcerns sending clocks for use at sea; concerning a new instrument by Petty; gives an account of his instrument ('rarifying engine' - figure in text); carries out an experiment by Linus and gives his observations
Read to the Royal Society on 4 February 1663
LanguageEnglish
Extent4 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related materialOriginal is EL/H1/18
Related records in the catalogueCLP/4i/23
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8062Huygens; Christian (1629 - 1695); natural philosopher1629 - 1695
NA8261Moray; Sir; Robert (1608 - 1673); army officer and politician1608 - 1673
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