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Reference numberPT/72/4
LevelFile
TitleIllustrations and tables, from 'On the magnetic character of the armour-plated ships of the Royal Navy, and on the effect on the compass of particular arrangements of iron in a ship' by Frederick John Owen Evans and Archibald Smith
Date[1865]
DescriptionSeveral fold-out tables of data relating to deviation of the compass on board numerous Royal Navy ships around the world. 17 pages of manuscript and tables with two separate plates.

Subject: Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the magnetic character of the armour-plated ships of the Royal Navy, and on the effect on the compass of particular arrangements of iron in a ship'.

Received by the Royal Society on 9 March 1865. Read 16 March 1865.

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 14, 1865.
Extent19p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1865.0031
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1865.0005
Related records in the catalogueRR/5/70
PT/72/4/1
PT/72/4/2
PT/72/4/3
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2166Evans; Sir; Frederick John Owen (1815 - 1885)1815 - 1885
NA1486Smith; Archibald (1813 - 1872)1813 - 1872
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