Reference numberPT/16/12
TitlePaper, 'Experiments for ascertaining the velocity of sound, at Madras in the East Indies' by John Goldingham
Date31 May 1822
Description56 manuscript pages and one map of the relative positions of the Observatory House Station and the guns used in Goldingham's experiments in Madras [Chennai].

Subject: Acoustics / Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Experiments for ascertaining the velocity of sound, at Madras in the East Indies'.

Written by Goldingham in Madras [Chennai, India]. Read 20 February 1823.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0206
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1823.0013
Related records in the cataloguePT/16/12/1
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NA1790Goldingham; John (c 1766 - 1849)c 1766 - 1849
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