Reference numberCLP/16/40
TitlePaper, regarding Wroxeter and its Roman history by unknown author
Date20 August 1706
DescriptionThe author provides information about entries in the Camden series and 'Britannia', mentioning discoveries by Martin Lister, Edward Lluyd and Mr Camden. The discoveries include a hypocaust found in Wroxeter, England.

Subject: History / Archaeology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A letter from Dr John Harwood, LL. D. and F. R. S. to Dr Hans Sloane, R. S. Secr, concerning the forementioned Hypocaustum. With part of two letters from Mr William Baxter to Dr Harwood, relating to Wroxeter, and the Hypocausta of the ancients'
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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NotesLluyd also spelt Lhwyd, Ludi and Lloyd
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1706.0010
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