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Proposes a theory about the flow of a spring at Brixam near Torbay in Devon, a mile from the sea - discussing syphons and resevoirs - figures in text
Read to the Royal Society on 25 May 1732

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RBO/17/30
Earliest possible date
1732
Page extent
20 pages
Format
Manuscript

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'Conjectures upon the Nature of intermitting and reciprocating Springs' by Joseph Atwell, 1732, RBO/17/30, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rbo_17_30/conjectures-upon-the-nature-of-intermitting-and-reciprocating-springs-by-joseph-atwell, accessed on 16 July 2024

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