|Title||Plate, figures 24-34 showing nebulae and stars by Mitchell, B [Bindon Blood] Stoney, and S Hunter|
|Description||Figures 24-34 from plate XXVIII showing 11 nebulae discussed in Parsons' paper. The nebulae are drawn in graphite. Figures 24-25, 27-30, and 34 were drawn by Mitchell, figures 26 and 33 by Stoney, and 31-32 by Hunter. The nebulae correspond, respectively, to numbers 1337, 1385, 1392, 1414-1415, 1441, 1589, 1650, 1713, 1906-1906, 1946, 1968, and 2075 in William Herschel's catalogue of nebulae.|
Subject: Scientific Instruments / Astronomy
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the construction of specula of six-feet aperture; and a selection from the observations of nebulæ made with them'.
Received by the Royal Society on 5 June 1861. Read 20 June 1861.
|Physical description||Graphite drawings on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1860.0078|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/4/219|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8084||Parsons; William (1800 - 1867); 3rd Earl of Rosse||1800 - 1867|
|NA6641||Stoney; Bindon Blood (1828 - 1909)||1828 - 1909|