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Subject: Metrology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of the comparison of various British standards of linear measure'.

Read 18 January 1821.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.

Reference number
PT/15/7
Earliest possible date
03 August 1820
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
29 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Henry Kater

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Henry Kater, Paper, 'An account of the comparison of various British standards of linear measure' by Capt Henry Kater, 03 August 1820, PT/15/7, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_15_7/paper-an-account-of-the-comparison-of-various-british-standards-of-linear-measure-by-capt-henry-kater, accessed on 23 April 2024

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