Reference numberL&P/1/54
TitlePaper, 'On snow' from Leonard Stocke to Cromwell Mortimer
Date29 June 1741
DescriptionLetter in latin with English translation. Contains plate with twenty-four figures of snowflakes.

Subject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Enarratio observationum circa rorem deciduum, factarum Medioburgi in Zeelandis, a Leonard Stocke, M. D. Super aperta Planitie plumbea Turris Astronomicæ Joh. Munkii, Architecti publici; tempore nocturno, inter 25 & 26 Julii 1741. N. S. Cum figuris Floccorum Nivalium Jan. 1742. Ibidem observatorum'

Read 25 February 1741.
Physical descriptionInk on paper and plate
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0029
Related records in the catalogueL&P/1/54/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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