Reference numberPT/16/22
TitleLetter, 'Communicating the details of experiments made with an invariable pendulum, at various places on the South American station' by Captain Basil Hall to Captain [Henry] Kater
Date23 February 1823
DescriptionSubject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Letter from Captain Basil Hall, R. N. to Captain Kater, communicating the details of experiments made by him and Mr. Henry Foster, with an invariable pendulum; in London; at the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific Ocean, near the Equator; at San Blas de California on the N. W. Coast of Mexico; and at Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. With an appendix, containing the second series of experiments in London, on the return'.

Written by Hall on His Majesty's Ship Conway in Spithead [Hampshire]. Read 24 April 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
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0213
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1823.0022
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3408Hall; Basil (1788 - 1844)1788 - 1844
NA1206Kater; Henry (1777 - 1835)1777 - 1835
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