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Reference numberPT/42/15
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Report of observations made upon the tidal streams of the English Channel and the German Ocean' by Captain F W [Frederick William] Beechey
Date11 March 1851
DescriptionSubject: Hydrography

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Report of further observations upon the tidal streams of the North Sea and English Channel, with remarks upon the laws by which those streams appear to be governed'.

Written by Beechey in London to Sir Francis Beaufort at the Admiralty. Communicated by G B [George Biddell] Airy. Received by the Royal Society on 27 March 1851. Read 15 May 1851.

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.
Extent47p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0024
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1851.0034
Related records in the catalogueRR/2/24
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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