Reference numberPT/32/10
TitlePaper, 'On discrepancies observed with the Cavendish apparatus' by [George Whitehead] Hearn
Description27 manuscript pages including three figures.

Subject: Geodesy / Scientific instruments

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the cause of the discrepancies observed by Mr. Baily with the Cavendish apparatus for determining the mean density of the earth'.

Communicated by Sir J F W [John Frederick William] Herschel. Received by the Royal Society on 11 February 1847. Read 11 March 1847.

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 5, 1851.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1847.0012
DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0116
Related records in the cataloguePT/32/10/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8238Herschel; Sir; John Frederick William (1792 - 1871); astronomer1792 - 1871
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