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Reference numberCLP/6/72
LevelItem
TitleExtract, 'An account of several rocks of ice of an uncommon bigness found in the ocean, extracted from Freziers Journal of his Chili voyage' by W R [William Rutty]
Date[1727]
DescriptionPaper concerning icebergs observed through fog on 13 March 1714 during a voyage to Chile. Rutty writes that very few ships that have passed through the same latitudes have observed such icebergs, making his experience even more unusual.

Subject: Hydrology

Read to the Royal Society on 27 November 1727.
LanguageEnglish
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA518Rutty; William (1687 - 1730)1687 - 1730
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