Reference numberRBO/2i/29
Alternative reference numberRBO.2i.134
Title'The Report of the Committee of the Member of the Royal Society in Ireland, appointed to examine the structure and sayling of Sir William Petty's new ship'
DescriptionPainted figure of Petty's double-bottomed ship (catamaran)
Lists the chief objections to Petty's new ship
Read to the Royal Society on 28 January 1662
Extent12 sides
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related materialEL/P1/11-38 for letters concerning Petty's ship
Related records in the catalogueIM/003547
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8268Petty; Sir; William (1623 - 1687); natural philosopher, administrator, and economist1623 - 1687
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