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Reference numberPT/73/8/10
LevelItem
TitleDrawings, new method of joining ribs of a merchant ship by [Robert Seppings?]
Date[1820]
DescriptionPlate 9, figure 4 containing two illustrations showing shorter timber components for each rib connected by dowels. The work is inscribed with publication and plate details. Not signed. Royal Society stamp verso.

Subject: Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On a new principle of constructing ships in the mercantile navy' by Robert Seppings.

Read to the Royal Society on 9 March 1820.
Extent1p
FormatDrawing
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Dimensions241x183mm
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0124
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1820.0009
Related records in the cataloguePT/14/11
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Picture Library
URLhttps://pictures.royalsociety.org/image-rs-8690
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7101Seppings; Sir; Robert (1767 - 1840)1767 - 1840
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