Lucas Sounding Machine, 1878

Made:
1878 in United Kingdom
designer:
Francis Robert Lucas

Lucas deep-sea sounding machine, designed by F. R. Lucas, United Kingdom, 1878.

Details

Category:
Oceanography
Object Number:
1975-390
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), cotton (textile), enamel, glass, metal (unknown), steel (metal), textile (canvas), wood (unidentified)
type:
sounding machine
taxonomy:
  • settlements and landscapes
  • landscapes (environments)
  • natural landscapes
  • bodies of water
credit:
Admiralty Hydrographic Department
status:
Permanent collection

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