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Issue: 123, 06/03/30 p. 138
Heading: Royal Institution. Foundering of Ships Prevented
Category: Inventions Public Health Safety Accidents Engineering Physics Microscopy Mechanical Measuring Instruments Manufactures Labour
Topic: [Two-column account of Watson`s lecture, explaining his scheme to prevent damaged ships sinking. Other paragraphs mention that, at the same meeting Dr. Wollaston`s Doublet microscope was on show, a mountain barometer, and specimens of cheap cutlery produced by division of labour]
Person: WATSON POCOCK WOLLASTON
Institution: Royal Institution London Institution United States American Government
Lecture, Feb., 1830
Issue: 133, 15/05/30 p. 298
Heading: National Repository, King`s Mews
Category: Industry Inventions Manufactures Domestic Economy Astronomy Geography Maps
Topic: [The Athenaeum correspondent singles out exhibits from the National Repository: the "Cosmosphere" of Dr. Muller, the "Folding Terrestrial Globe" of Mr. Pocock of Bristol, the solid globe of Mr. Addison of the Strand, and the flannel fabric of Mr. Smith of Mossley, near Manchester]
Person: MULLER POCOCK ADDISON SMITH (of Manchester)
Institution: National Repository
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