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From G. G. Stokes [George Gabriel Stokes, 1819-1903, physicist], thanks Joule for suggestions about suitable location for his experiments on heat; as yet the planned scientific building has not been agreed.

Dated at: Pembroke College, Cambridge.

Former reference: Pate ref. 696; part of the Tappenden deposit.

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Stokes' letter is in reply to a letter of Joule, 12 Nov 1853 (Stokes Papers, University of Cambridge Library).