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Reference numberPT/8/16
LevelFile
TitlePaper, 'On a new principle of constructing His Majesty's ships of war' by Robert Seppings
Date[1814]
Description48 manuscript pages and one plate showing plans of the stern and gun and upper decks.

Subject: Warfare / Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On a new principle of constructing His Majesty's ships of war'.

Communicated by Sir Joseph Banks. Read 10 March 1814.

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 1, 1832.
Extent49p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0301
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1814.0016
Related records in the cataloguePT/8/16/1
PT/8/16/2
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7101Seppings; Sir; Robert (1767 - 1840)1767 - 1840
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); naturalist1744 - 1820
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