Bashforth's Chronograph, England, 1865-70

Made:
1865-70 in England
maker:
Francis Bashforth

Bashforth's Chronograph,used in experiments designed to measure and determine the resistance of air to the motion of projectiles, 1865-70

Bashforth's chronograph was exhibited at the Special Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus at the South Kensington Museum in 1876.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1876-377 Pt1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass and iron
type:
instrument component
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
credit:
Bashforth, Rev. Francis