|Title||Letter from Sir Frederick Abel to Lord Rayleigh|
|Date||23 November 1892|
|Description||On receipt of the statement forwarded to him, by Dr Hermann Sprengel on "the discovery of the explosibility of wet guncotton through cumulative detonation".|
Sprengel was taking issue with a paper by Abel published in the 'Philosophical Transactions' in 1874, over credit for this discovery.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA3596||Abel; Sir; Frederick Augustus (1827 - 1902)||1827 - 1902|
|NA6090||Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh||1842 - 1919|
|NA6484||Sprengel; Hermann Johann Phillipp (1834 - 1906)||1834 - 1906|