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Reference numberRR/3/221
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by George Biddell Airy, on a paper 'On the deflection of the plumb-line in India, caused by the attraction of the Himalaya mountains and of the elevated regions beyond; and its modification by the compensating effect of a deficiency of matter below the mountain mass' by John Henry Pratt
Date21 December 1858
DescriptionRecommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The paper 'seems to form a good sequence in a series of proceeding papers on the disturbance produced by the Indian mountains'.

Subject: Geology

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1859].
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1859.0029
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and Mathematician1801 - 1892
NA8010Pratt; John Henry (1809 - 1871)1809 - 1871
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