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Reference numberPT/34/6
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Report of experiments made upon the tides in the Irish Sea, and upon the great similarity of tidal phenomena between the Irish and English Channels, and the importance of extending the experiments round the lands end and up the English Channel' in a letter from Captain F W [Frederick William] Beechey to the Hydrographer [Francis Beaufort]
Date19 February 1848
DescriptionSubject: Hydrography

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Report of observations made upon the tides in the Irish Sea, and upon the great similarity of tidal phenomena of the Irish and English Channels, and the importance of extending the experiments round the Land's End and up the English Channel. Embodied in a letter to the hydrographer'.

Written by Beechey in London. Communicated by G B [George Biddell] Airy. Received by the Royal Society on 22 March 1848. Read 29 March 1848.

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.
Extent35p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0146
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1848.0006
Related records in the catalogueRR/1/22
MC/4/224
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5564Beechey; Frederick William (1796 - 1856); naval officer and hydrographer1796 - 1856
NA5914Beaufort; Sir; Francis (1774 - 1857); hydrographer1774 - 1857
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
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