Reference numberMS/525/7/2/24
TitleLetter from John Joly, Trinity College, Dublin, to Dugald Clerk, Chairman of Engineering Sub-committee of the Royal Society,
Date25 February 1915
DescriptionNotes that very few men can experiment with explosives, rendering the development of his ideas impossible: 'in view of what is now happening, this is a grave, indeed, a despairing conclusion to come to'. Asks if further drawings or a working model might modify the committee's judgement.
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NA824Joly; John (1857 - 1933)1857 - 1933
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