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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. States that its is 'the most worthy of a place in the {Philosophical] Transactions that the Ryal Society has ever recieved.'

Subject: Engineering

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1858].

Reference number
RR/3/102
Earliest possible date
29 May 1858
Physical description
Report on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William John Macquorn Rankine

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William John Macquorn Rankine, Referee's report by William John Macquorn Rankine, on a paper 'On the resistance of tubes to collapse' by William Fairbairn, 29 May 1858, RR/3/102, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_3_102/referees-report-by-william-john-macquorn-rankine-on-a-paper-on-the-resistance-of-tubes-to-collapse-by-william-fairbairn, accessed on 25 July 2024

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