Reference numberMS/928/2/113
TitleLetter from William Lockhart, St Joseph's, Glasthule, Kingston Co, Dublin, to Charles Vernon Boys
Date31 March 1899
DescriptionHe has read an account of Boys's determination of the gravitational constant from the 'Daily Chronicle'. Lockhart met Professor Braun in 1897 and he wrote in Lockhart's notebook his own calculation of this value, which he compared with Boys's. Lockhart reproduces this result for Boys,
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
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