|Title||Illustrations 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|
|Description||Several 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.|
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.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1865.0031|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/5/70|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA2166||Evans; Sir; Frederick John Owen (1815 - 1885)||1815 - 1885|
|NA1486||Smith; Archibald (1813 - 1872)||1813 - 1872|