Reference numberEL/C1/1
TitleLetter, from Joshua Childrey to Edward Waterhouse, dated at Sarum dated at Sarum
CreatorChildrey; Joshua (1625-1670); antiquary; astrologer
Date2 January 1663
DescriptionAutograph letter stating that three observations (unspecified) for 1648 are being sent to the Royal Society
Joshua Childrey was an antiquarian clergyman of Dorset
Read to the Royal Society on 13 January 1663
Place originSalisbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
Origin coordinates51.06931, -1.79569
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Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/28/215
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4979Waterhouse; Edward (1619 - 1670); heraldic writer1619 - 1670
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