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Reference numberCLP/9i/50
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Concerning some shining gravel stones'
Date12 May 1698
DescriptionLetter by unknown author to R [Robert] Southwell regarding gravel made out of yellow clay found at the author's farm in Ballingarm, County Cork, Ireland. The gravel shone brightly in after becoming wet with rain in such a way that the author had not seen before. Letter likely accompanied samples of the gravel.

Subject: Mineralogy

Read 1 June 1698.
LanguageEnglish
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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