Record

Reference numberPT/14/10
LevelItem
TitleLetter, introducing accompanying paper on shipbuilding from John Barrow to Sir Joseph Banks
Date1 February 1820
DescriptionLetter introducing a paper by Sir Robert Seppings titled 'On a new principle of constructing ships in the mercantile navy'. Sent from John Barrow at the Admiralty to Sir Joseph Banks. Seppings' paper is found at PT/14/11.

Subject: Engineering

This letter was not published in Philosophical Transactions.
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the cataloguePT/14/11
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2824Barrow; Sir; John (1764 - 1848)1764 - 1848
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
NA7101Seppings; Sir; Robert (1767 - 1840)1767 - 1840
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