Reference numberL&P/3/78
TitleLetter, 'The Thames at Rotherhithe on Nov 1' from Henry Mills to Thomas Birch
Date15 December 1755
DescriptionSubject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An extraordinary and surprising agitation of the waters, though without any perceptible motion of the Earth, having been observed in various parts of this Island, both maritime and inland, on the same day, and chiefly about the time, that the more violent commotions of both Earth and waters so extensively affected many very distant parts of the Globe; the following accounts, relating to the former, have been transmitted to the Society; in which are specified the times and places when and where they h'

Read 8 January 1756
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1755.0059
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8129Birch; Thomas (1705 - 1766)1705 - 1766
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