Reference numberEL/C2/17
TitleWilliam Cole to Robert Southwell at King's Weston
CreatorCole; William; naturalist; surveyor of customs; of Bristol; owner of an estate at Hullavington, Wiltshire
Date16 September 1693
DescriptionCole's observations of gryllotalpidae (mole crickets), which were found by Mr Allcock, and discussion of his figures in snow
Extent2 sides
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/28/461
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8282Southwell; Sir; Robert (1635 - 1702); diplomat and government official1635 - 1702
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