Record

Reference numberRR/6/192
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William John Macquorn Rankine, on a paper 'On the mechanical possibility of the descent of glaciers, by their weight only' by Henry Moseley
Date24 February 1869
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The results of the first part of the paper dealing with shearing, and general mathematical results, have already been published in the Proceedings. Does not consider the abstract in the Proceedings to be 'sufficiently detailed' to show the full mathematical process.

Subject: Geology, Mathematics

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Extent5p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1868.0028 Vol.17 1869
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/191
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
NA2248Moseley; Henry (1801 - 1872)1801 - 1872
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