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Letter, from Paul Dudley to Cromwell Mortimer, dated at Bolton

Reference number: EL/D2/68

Date: 24 December 1736

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States that he has obtained ambergris from a whale and sends a sample on to the Royal Society

Reference number
EL/D2/68
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24 December 1736
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1 page
Format
Manuscript

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Paul Dudley

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Paul Dudley, Letter, from Paul Dudley to Cromwell Mortimer, dated at Bolton, 24 December 1736, EL/D2/68, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/el_d2_68/letter-from-paul-dudley-to-cromwell-mortimer-dated-at-bolton, accessed on 25 July 2024

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