Reference numberRBO/17/48
Alternative reference numberRBO.17.285
TitleContinuing the study of using barometric observations to determine the height of Mons Gothard by John James Scheuchzer, from a collection of papers entitled 'Otia aestivalia', sent to Hans Sloane
DescriptionTable of observations from 11 October to 26 December 1728 attached
Read to the Royal Society on 8 February 1732
Extent3 sides
Access statusOpen
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