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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 15 January 1756

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07 November 1755
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Ink on paper
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6 pages

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Letter, 'Of the Lisbon earthquake' from J Mendes Saccheti to De Castro, 07 November 1755, L&P/3/75, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 15 June 2024

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