Abstract of Mr Dent's Paper on Pendulums, presented to The British Association for the Advancement of Science at Newcastle-Upon- Tyne, September, MDCCCXXXVIII.
Facts relating to the Effects of Temperature on the Regulators of Timekeepers; and Description of some recent Improvements in Pendulums, with Observations, Delineations, and tabulated Experiments.
The paper is arranged under three headings, as follows;
1. The compound effect of variable temperature upon the regulating machinery of Timekeepers.