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Unpublished paper, 'Relation des expériences physiques et géologiques faites au lac d'Oô (près Bagnères-de-Luchon) en 1831' ['Account of physical and geological experiments made at Lac d'Oô (near Bagnères-de-Luchon) in 1831'] by Nérée Boubée

Reference number: AP/15/17

Date: 02 March 1832

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Boubée describes his experiments conducted at Lac d'Oô [Pyrenees, France], describing the waterfall flowing into the lake, the temperature of the lake's water, the floor of the lake, and the level plane on which it sits.

Subject: Geology / Hydrography

Written by Boubée in Paris [France]. Communicated by Peter Mark Roget.

Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in English in volume 3 of Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society] as 'Physical and geological observations on the lake of Oo near Bagneres de la Chou, in the year 1831'.

Reference number
AP/15/17
Earliest possible date
02 March 1832
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
14 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Unpublished paper, 'Relation des expériences physiques et géologiques faites au lac d'Oô (près Bagnères-de-Luchon) en 1831' ['Account of physical and geological experiments made at Lac d'Oô (near Bagnères-de-Luchon) in 1831'] by Nérée Boubée, 02 March 1832, AP/15/17, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/ap_15_17/unpublished-paper-relation-des-expériences-physiques-et-géologiques-faites-au-lac-doô-près-bagnères-de-luchon-en-1831-account-of-physical-and-geological-experiments-made-at-lac-doô-near-bagnères-de-luchon-in-1831-by-nérée-boubée, accessed on 01 March 2024

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