Reference numberEL/D1/15
TitleAn account of the birth of Siamese twins by William Durston, dated at Plymouth, to Timothy Clerck
CreatorDurston; William (1624-)
DateOctober 1670
DescriptionSiamese twins were born in Plymouth
Anatomical observations are also made with figure in text
A linen tape being the length of the twins from head to toe is enclosed in an envelope
Extent4 sides and 1 envelope with a length of tape
Place originPlymouth, Devon, England
Origin coordinates50.37153, -4.14305
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/4/95 with figure of Siamese twins
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 5, no 65, p 2096
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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