Record

Reference numberRR/3/18
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William John Macquorn Rankine, on a paper 'On an element of strength in beams subjected to transverse strain, named by the author - the resistance of flexure' by William Henry Barlow
Date1857
DescriptionSuggestions for improvement (and or) alteration made. Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Referee states 'but should they be disposed to modify it, your reporter is of opinion that the experimental and inductive part of the paper is of value sufficient to warrant it being printed'.

Subject: Engineering

[Published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1857]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1856.0113
Related records in the catalogueRR/3/15
PT.58.8
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
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