Reference numberNLB/6/803
Alternative reference numberNLB/6 p341
TitleCopy letter from Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], Secretary, Royal Society, to Major Hippisley, Royal Engineers, 49 The Common, Woolwich
Date14 July 1892
DescriptionThe Committee of Papers, after considering Hippisley's recent communication, came to the conclusion that the abstract gave nearly a sufficient account; but that it might be supplemented, should Hippisley desire, by a few short additions or by curves.
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