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Reference numberAP/15/14
LevelItem
TitleUnpublished paper, 'An account of numerous extraordinary meteors seen at Malvern November the twelfth, 1832' by W [William] Addison
Date[1831]
DescriptionAddison describes a meteor shower that he observed in Malvern [Worcestershire, England], lasting over an hour and consisting of small shooting stars and much larger meteors. Numerous corrections and deletions appear throughout in ink.

Subject: Astronomy

Communicated by W [William George] Maton.

Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in volume 3 of Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society] as 'An account of an extraordinary meteor seen at Malvern, November 12, 1832'.
Extent14p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1830.0087
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7295Maton; William George (1774 - 1835)1774 - 1835
NA536Addison; William (1802 - 1881)1802 - 1881
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