Reference numberCLP/10iii/42/2
Alternative reference numberCLP/10iii/42 p2
TitlePlate, method of locating beehives by Paul Dudley
DescriptionPlate illustrating Dudley's method of locating beehives, showing a hunter watching his plate of honey, and bees travelling from the honey to their hive.

Subject: Agriculture

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of a method lately found out in New-England, for discovering where the bees hive in the woods, in order to get their honey'.

Read to the Royal Society on 30 June 1720.
Physical descriptionInk diagram on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1720.0038
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 31 (1721), p 148
Related records in the catalogueCLP/10iii/42
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7811Dudley; Paul (1675 - 1751)1675 - 1751
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