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Letter, 'Of the earthquake felt in London' from Henry Baker to Martin Folkes

Reference number: L&P/2/36

Date: 08 February 1750

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Subject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Mr. Henry Baker F. R. S. to Martin Folkes Esq; President of the Royal Society, concerning the earthquake felt at London Feb. 8, 1749-50'

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Reference number
L&P/2/36
Earliest possible date
08 February 1750
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Ink on paper
Page extent
3 pages
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Manuscript

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Henry Baker

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Henry Baker, Letter, 'Of the earthquake felt in London' from Henry Baker to Martin Folkes, 08 February 1750, L&P/2/36, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_36/letter-of-the-earthquake-felt-in-london-from-henry-baker-to-martin-folkes, accessed on 23 July 2024

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