Reference numberL&P/3/394
TitleLetter, 'Of a fireball seen 20 October 1759' from Richard Forster to Thomas Birch
Date31 October 1759
DescriptionSubejct: Meteorology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a meteor seen at Shefford, in Berkshire, on Saturday, October 20th, 1759; with some observations on the weather of the preceding winter: In a letter to Thomas Birch, D. D. Sec. R. S. from Richard Forster, M. A. Rector of Shefford'

Read 8 November 1759
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1759.0033
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8129Birch; Thomas (1705 - 1766)1705 - 1766
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