Record

Reference numberCLP/16/33
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'An account of some Roman, French and Irish inscriptions and antiquities lately found in Ireland and Scotland by Mr Edward Lluyd [Lhwyd]' by William Musgrave
Date1700
DescriptionMusgrave communicates some of the oberservations of Lluyd, including a Roman inscription from Hadrian's Wall, an Irish inscription on a 'stately cross, carv'd on all sides [...] near Drogheda', a Pictish monumunt near Edinburgh, a French inscription at Bullifont [Mellifont] Abbey in Ireland and 'an arrows head of flint, commonly call'd elf-arrow throughout Ireland and Scotland'.

Subject: Antiquities / Language

Read to the Royal Society on 26 February 1700

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'An account of some Roman, French, and Irish inscriptions and antiquities, lately found in Scotland and Ireland' with one page of figures of the inscriptions.
LanguageEnglish
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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NotesLluyd also spelt Lhwyd, Ludi and Lloyd
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1700.0073
Related records in the catalogueRBO/9/32
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7941Musgrave; William (1655 - 1721); physician and antiquary1655 - 1721
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