Record

Reference numberEL/D1/61
LevelItem
TitleWilliam Derham, dated at Upminster, Essex, to Richard Waller
CreatorDerham; William (1657-1735); Church of England clergyman; natural philosopher; canon of Windsor
Date23 June 1714
DescriptionObservations of Jupiter made with a twenty-four foot telescope
States that a spot on the darkest belt was seen (as shown in a figure) and that only three satellites have been witnessed
Read to the Royal Society on 24 June 1714
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originUpminster, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Origin coordinates51.55594, 0.2556
Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in LBO/16/85
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/ae184d37-bd13-4a1d-b469-ef6c1f25fce9
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6239Derham; William (1657 - 1735); naturalist1657 - 1735
NA6739Waller; Richard (c 1646 - ? 1715)c 1646 - ? 1715
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