Reference numberEL/B2/31
TitleLetter from John Beaumont, dated at Stony-Easton, Somerset
CreatorBeaumont; John (1640-1731); natural philosopher; collector of geological specimens
Date19 June 1676
DescriptionAutograph letter with further observations concerning the vegetation of rock plants in mines on the north side of the Mendip Hills in Somerset, clarifying concerns presented by Mr Lister; some discussion about shells found in stone quarries
Read to Royal Society on 10 November 1676
Extent7 sides
Place originSton Easton, Somerset, England
Origin coordinates51.28168, -2.54196
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 11, no 129, p 732
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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