Record

Reference numberL&P/1/83
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Of the earthquake at Leghorn from 16 to 27 January 1742' from Fremond Calmad, communicated by James Jurin
Date17 February 1742
DescriptionContains some observations made by the most Reverend Signor Pasqual Pedini, Principal of the Clergy of the most Eminent College of the Said City.

Subject: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'A letter written to the most Reverend Father D. Cla. Fremond Calmad, publick Professor in the University of Pisa, giving an account of the earthquakes felt in Leghorn, from the 16th to the 27th of January 1742. With some observations made by the most Reverend Sig. Pasqual R. Pedini, principal of the clergy of the most eminent college of the said city'.

Read 8 April 1742.
Extent6p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0026
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5031Jurin; James (1684 - 1750); physician1684 - 1750
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