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Subject: Antiquities

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An attempt to explain an antient Roman inscription, cut upon a stone lately found at Bath'

Read 22 November 1753

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02 November 1753
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Ink on paper
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16 pages

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John Ward

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John Ward, Paper, 'Roman inscription at Bath' by John Ward, 02 November 1753, L&P/2/389, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 24 July 2024

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