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Reference numberEL/D1/67
LevelItem
TitleWilliam Derham, dated at Windsor Castle, to James Jurin
CreatorDerham; William (1657-1735); Church of England clergyman; natural philosopher; canon of Windsor
Date27 November 1722
DescriptionDerham conveys an account by Mr Robbie from Cambridge, New England, about two 'lumina borealia' and, in greater detail, about an old oak tree, which when burnt, yielded a large quantity of salt
LanguageEnglish
Extent8 sides
FormatManuscript
Place originWindsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England
Origin coordinates51.48365, -0.60502
Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 31, no 366, p 121
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
URLhttp://emlo.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/profile/work/57fd1105-ff47-4523-bd52-c8444b74f5c9
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6239Derham; William (1657 - 1735); naturalist1657 - 1735
NA5031Jurin; James (1684 - 1750); physician1684 - 1750
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