Reference numberRR/11/239
TitleReferee's report by George Carey Foster, on a paper 'A new portable miner's safety-lamp, with hydrogen attachment for delicate gas-testing; with exact measurements of flame-cap indications furnished by this and other testing lamps' by Frank Clowes
Date23 January 1893
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in Proceedings. The paper would be better published by the kind of society to which the subject relates. It 'does not contain a single observation which can be said to constitute a distinct contribution to natural knowledge'.

Subject: Engineering

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1892].
Physical descriptionReport on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1892.0092
Related records in the catalogueRR/11/240
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); physicist1835 - 1919
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