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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Results corroborates measurements obtained by the Dalton gauge. Refers to observations by a Mr Blaced [?] in the Philosophical [illegible] of 1832. Suggests the author enriches the table of Dalton gauge measurements.

Subject: Geology

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

Reference number
RR/2/58
Earliest possible date
14 March 1851
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Roderick Impey Murchison

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Roderick Impey Murchison, Referee's report by Roderick Impey Murchison, on a paper 'On the supply of water from the chalk stratum in the neighbourhood of London' by John Dickinson, 14 March 1851, RR/2/58, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_2_58/referees-report-by-roderick-impey-murchison-on-a-paper-on-the-supply-of-water-from-the-chalk-stratum-in-the-neighbourhood-of-london-by-john-dickinson, accessed on 23 July 2024

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