Reference numberRR/6/244
TitleReferee's report by William Pole, on a paper 'On the relation of form and dimensions to weight of material in the construction of iron-clad ships' by Edward James Reed
Date3 April 1868
DescriptionNo clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Is not sufficiently knowledgable to give a full opinion on such a technical paper. Suggests the views be sought from men such as William John Macquorn Rankine, Woolley [?], Charles Watkins Merrifield or John Scott Russell.

Subject: Mathematics, Applied Sciences

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1868.0019 Vol.158 1868
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/239
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8271Pole; William (1814 - 1900)1814 - 1900
NA6456Reed; Sir; Edward James (1830 - 1906)1830 - 1906
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