Record

Reference numberPT/29/1i
LevelItem
TitleLetter, regarding submission of paper on the temperature of wells and thermal springs from Thomas John Newbold to S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie
Date15 July 1842
DescriptionLetter from Newbold to Christie enquiring as to whether his previous submission of the paper found at PT/29/1 had been received. Included are several temperature observations taken in 1838-1839 at Mangalore [Mangaluru, India] and sea temperatures between Bombay [Mumbai, India] and Suez [Egypt]. These observations were published as part of the paper.

Subject: Geodesy

Relates to paper published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the temperature of the springs, wells and rivers of India and Egypt, and of the sea and table-lands within the tropics'.

Written by Newbold in Bombay [Mumbai] and addressed to Christie at Somerset House, London.

Abstract of paper 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 5, 1851.
Extent17p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0011
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1845.0002
Related records in the catalogueRR/1/171
PT/29/1
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7319Newbold; Thomas John (1807 - 1850)1807 - 1850
NA8168Christie; Samuel Hunter (1784 - 1865); mathematician1784 - 1865
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