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Subject: Engineering

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Experiments to determine the effect of impact, vibratory action, and long-continued changes of load on wrought-iron girders'.

Received by the Royal Society on 20 January 1864. Read 4 February 1864.

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 13, 1864.

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PT/70/5
Earliest possible date
1864
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
25 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Fairbairn

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William Fairbairn, Paper, 'Experiments to determine the effect of impact, vibratory action, and long continued changes of load on wrought iron girders' by W [William] Fairbairn, 1864, PT/70/5, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_70_5/paper-experiments-to-determine-the-effect-of-impact-vibratory-action-and-long-continued-changes-of-load-on-wrought-iron-girders-by-w-william-fairbairn, accessed on 22 May 2024

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