Reference numberEL/D1/91
TitleAccounts of the Aurora Borealis and the effect of lightening by Paul Dudley, dated at Roxbury, New England
Date21 January 1726
DescriptionThree accounts are about:
- the 'aurora borealis' that appeared on 27 March 1726 at Roxbury and seen in many places across New England
- the nature and effect of lightning on 24 June 1724
- the effects of a great storm in August 1713 - that rain contained sea-salt in places 10 miles from the sea
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Access statusOpen
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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NA7811Dudley; Paul (1675 - 1751)1675 - 1751
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