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Subject: Archaeology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a Roman inscription found at Malton in Yorkshire, in the Year 1753'

Read 20 March 1755

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John Ward

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John Ward, Paper, 'Of a Roman inscription found at Malton, Yorks, in 1753' by John Ward, 1755, L&P/3/2, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 22 May 2024

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