Reference numberRBO/15/77
Alternative reference numberRBO.15.360
Title'A Description of the Water works at London Bridge' by Henry Beighton
DescriptionExplaining the figure of the waterworks - original figure attached - calculation of the quantity of water raised by the engines - details about the power which moves the wheels - details about the velocity of the water - observations of the waterworks - suggestions of how to improve the machine
Read to the Royal Society on 1 April 1731
Extent9 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 37, no 417, p 5
Related records in the catalogueCLP/6/74
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7336Beighton; Henry (- 1743) - 1743
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