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50 manuscript pages including one figure.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the rolling motion of a cylinder'.

Written by Moseley in Wandsworth [London]. Received by the Royal Society on 6 March 1851. Read 13 March 1851.

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 6, 1854.

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28 February 1851
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Ink on paper
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50 pages

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Henry Moseley

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Henry Moseley, Paper, 'On the rolling motion of a cylinder' by Rev Henry Moseley, 28 February 1851, PT/42/10, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 20 July 2024

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