|Title||Paper, 'On the discordances between the sun's observed and computed right ascensions as determined at the Blackman Street Observatory, in the years 1821 and 1822; experiments to shew that they do not originate in instrumental derangement; also a description of a seven-feet transit with which the observations were procured, and upon which the experiments were made' by James South|
|Date||1 June 1826|
|Description||Illustrations for this paper have been separated from the manuscript and are found at PT/73/12/16.|
Published in volume 116 of Philosophical Transactions as 'On the discordances between the sun's observed and computed right ascensions, as determined at the Blackman-street observatory, in the years 1821 and 1822; with experiments to show that they did not originate in instrumental derangement. also a description of the seven-feet transit with which the observations were procured, and upon which the experiments were made'.
Read 8 June 1826.
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 description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0300|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/73/12/16|
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|NA7104||South; Sir; James (1785 - 1867)||1785 - 1867|