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Subject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of the earthquake, Novem. 1, 1755, as felt in the lead mines in Derbyshire; In a letter from the reverend Mr. Bullock to Lewis Crusius, D. D. F. R. S.'

Read 27 November 1755

Reference number
L&P/3/50
Earliest possible date
01 November 1755
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Letter, 'About the earthquake of Nov 1 from Oporto' from Muysson to M Bazin, 01 November 1755, L&P/3/50, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/l-and-p_3_50/letter-about-the-earthquake-of-nov-1-from-oporto-from-muysson-to-m-bazin, accessed on 29 May 2024

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