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Subject: Engineering

Read 1 April 1756

Reference number
L&P/3/148
Earliest possible date
1756
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'Of building to obviate the effects of earthquakes' from C de la Torre to Ferdinand VI, King of Spain [English translation], 1756, L&P/3/148, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_148/letter-of-building-to-obviate-the-effects-of-earthquakes-from-c-de-la-torre-to-ferdinand-vi-king-of-spain-english-translation, accessed on 19 May 2024

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