Record

Reference numberJBO/1/6
Alternative reference numberJBO/1/7
LevelItem
TitleMinutes of an ordinary meeting of the Royal Society
Date2 January 1661
DescriptionLord Brouncker asked to prosecute the experiment of the ' Recoyling of Gunns' and to bring it in for the next meeting, as well as Mr Boyles cylinder

Dr Merrett asked to bring in the History of Refineing

Mr Boyle to show his Experiment of the Air

Dr Goddard to bring in his Experiments of Colours

Dr Petty to bring in his diagrms of what he produced for the company this day and also his ' History of the building of shipps'.

Proposed Mr Waller, Dr Scarburgh, Mr Pett, Mr Coventry, Mr Rawlinson, Mr Colwall for scrutiny the next day
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Turning the Pages
URLhttps://ttp.royalsociety.org/ttp/ttp.html?id=a2ca205b-6e3e-45b4-83a3-d1624ab33b5e&type=book&_ga=2.105905027.1616411845.1644832495-1539009595.1644832495
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