Record

Reference numberRR/1bis/32
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Sir John William Lubbock, 3rd Baronet, on a paper 'On the influence of the moon on the atmospheric pressure, as deduced from the observations of the barometer made at the magnetic observatory at St. Helena' by John Henry Lefroy
Date[1842]
DescriptionNo clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society', but has doubts. The results and argument are not arranged well. Refers to his own results in the British Almanac. Refers to Samuel Hunter Christie.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Meteorology, Astronomy

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Also mentioned paper by John Frederick William Herschel, recommended for publication, and a paper by Baden Powell, which should be referred to George Biddell Airy.
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0204 Vol.4 1843
Related records in the catalogueRR/1bis/33
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7010Lubbock; Sir; John William (1803 - 1865)1803 - 1865
NA7669Lefroy; Sir; John Henry (1817 - 1890)1817 - 1890
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