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Referee's report by William Pole, on a paper 'The principles of training rivers through tidal estuaries, as illustrated by investigations into the methods of improving the navigation channels of the estuary of the Seine' by Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt

Reference number: RR/10/268

Date: 06 December 1888

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Recommended for publication in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. The paper is a sequel to another read before the Institution of Civil Engineers. Refers to work by Osborne Reynolds. Suggests omitting the controversial matter.

Subject: Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1889]

Reference number
RR/10/268
Earliest possible date
06 December 1888
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
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Manuscript

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William Pole

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William Pole, Referee's report by William Pole, on a paper 'The principles of training rivers through tidal estuaries, as illustrated by investigations into the methods of improving the navigation channels of the estuary of the Seine' by Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt, 06 December 1888, RR/10/268, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_10_268/referees-report-by-william-pole-on-a-paper-the-principles-of-training-rivers-through-tidal-estuaries-as-illustrated-by-investigations-into-the-methods-of-improving-the-navigation-channels-of-the-estuary-of-the-seine-by-leveson-francis-vernon-harcourt, accessed on 25 May 2024

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