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Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On the changes which take place in the deviations the standard compass in the iron armour-plated, iron, and composite-built ships of the Royal Navy, on a considerable change of magnetic latitude' by Ettrick William Creak

Reference number: RR/9/127

Date: 11 April 1883

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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. It contains 'most interesting and useful information' and it forms a 'valuable addition' to the subject.

Subject: Physics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1884].

Reference number
RR/9/127
Earliest possible date
11 April 1883
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Thomson

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William Thomson, Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On the changes which take place in the deviations the standard compass in the iron armour-plated, iron, and composite-built ships of the Royal Navy, on a considerable change of magnetic latitude' by Ettrick William Creak, 11 April 1883, RR/9/127, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_9_127/referees-report-by-william-thomson-lord-kelvin-on-a-paper-on-the-changes-which-take-place-in-the-deviations-the-standard-compass-in-the-iron-armour-plated-iron-and-composite-built-ships-of-the-royal-navy-on-a-considerable-change-of-magnetic-latitude-by-ettrick-william-creak, accessed on 03 March 2024

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