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Reference numberRR/1/8
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Francis Baily and Richard Sheepshanks, on a paper 'An account of the construction of a fluid lens refracting telescope of eight inches aperture, and eight feet and three quarters length, made for the Royal Society by George Dollond, Esq. F. R. S' by Peter Barlow
Date29 January 1833
DescriptionRecommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, as there are 'several improvements' on the lense of the telescope which were 'not alluded to' in the author's former paper on the subject.

Subject: Astronomy

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1833].
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1833.0002
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6486Baily; Francis (1774 - 1844); astronomer1774 - 1844
NA5536Sheepshanks; Richard (1794 - 1855)1794 - 1855
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