Paper, 'On a new principle of constructing His Majesty's ships of war' by Robert Seppings
Reference number: PT/8/16
48 manuscript pages and one plate showing plans of the stern and gun and upper decks.
Subject: Warfare / Engineering
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On a new principle of constructing His Majesty's ships of war'.
Communicated by Sir Joseph Banks. Read 10 March 1814.
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 1, 1832.
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Date: 31st December 1832
Date: 31st December 1814
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