|Title||Paper, details of a fire ball in a storm at Sampford Courtnay, Devon, by an anonymous author in a letter to John Chamberlayne|
|Description||Storm occurred on 7 October 1711.|
In the Parish of Sampford-courtney near Oakhampton in Devon, on the 7th of October, about 3 or 4 a clock in the afternoon, there was a great darkness as the Minister was gatechising the children, that he could hardly see with spectacles.
Read to the Royal Society on 15 November 1711.
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1710.0066|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 27, no 336, p 528 (1711)
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|NA6747||Chamberlayne; John (c 1666 - 1723)||c 1666 - 1723|