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Letter, 'Of the earthquake shock of March 18' from Taylor to the Royal Society

Reference number: L&P/2/70

Date: 25 March 1750

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Subject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Abstract of a letter from Mr. Pennant to Rich. Holford Esq; Master in Chancery, of an earthquake felt in Flintshire, on April 2. 1750'

Read 29 March 1750.

Reference number
L&P/2/70
Earliest possible date
25 March 1750
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'Of the earthquake shock of March 18' from Taylor to the Royal Society, 25 March 1750, L&P/2/70, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_2_70/letter-of-the-earthquake-shock-of-march-18-from-taylor-to-the-royal-society, accessed on 15 July 2024

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