Specification of Ralph Gout - Pedometers and Pedmetrical Watches - N0. 2351

Catalogue no: 1012
Dewey No: Subject(s): Patents
Author(s): Ralph Gout
Total pages: 5 Illustrations: 1 fold out Language(s): English Publication date: 1799
Editor: Publisher: The Great Seal Patent Office
Dimensions: 290mm x 200mm Condition: Blue paper cover fragile
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Relating to, "Certain New Improvements or Pedometers and Pedometrical Watches, for the Purpose of Ascertaining more accurately, and with greater Precision, the Number of Steps the Wearer makes in Walking, and, when affixed to a Saddle, the Number of paces the Horse makes; and also, when affixed to a Curricle or other carriage, the Number of the Revolutions of the Wheel". The illustration shows the working parts of the pedometer mechanism and how it can be fitted to a saddle. Reprint of 1856
Room location: Library Cabinet: Q Shelf: 4
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