Reference numberL&P/5/106
TitlePaper, 'Report on preserving St Paul's Cathedral from the effects of lightning' by the Royal Society Committee
Date7 June 1769
DescriptionSigned by Benjamin Franklin, William Watson, Benjamin Wilson, John Canton and Edward Hussey Delaval.

Subject: Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Proposal of a method for securing the Cathedral of St. Paul's from damage by lightning; in consequence of a letter from the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul's to James West, Esquire, Pr. R. S'

Read 8 June 1769
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1769.0021
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7974Franklin; Benjamin (1706 - 1790)1706 - 1790
NA7588Watson; Sir; William (1715 - 1787)1715 - 1787
NA5600Wilson; Benjamin (1721 - 1788)1721 - 1788
NA5672Canton; John (1718 - 1772); natural philosopher1718 - 1772
NA7742Delaval; Edward Hussey (1729 - 1814); chemist1729 - 1814
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