Record

Reference numberAP/7/9
LevelItem
TitleDocuments concerning Orkney Shark
Date21 December 1808
DescriptionDeclarations of eyewitnesses and a drawing of what was considered the collar bone of the fish

With introductory letter by G Meason, owner of Rothiesholm, the estate on Stronsay where the "sea snake" was thrown on shore, to Sir Joseph Banks.
Extent15 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8116Banks; Sir; Joseph (1744 - 1820); Naturalist1744 - 1820
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