Reference numberL&P/6/70
TitleLetter, 'A group of basaltine rocks recently discovered near Padua' from John Strange to John Pringle
Date10 March 1775
DescriptionSubject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of two Giants Causeways, or groups of prismatic basaltine columns, and other curious vulcanic concretions, in the Venetian state in Italy; with some remarks on the characters of these and other similar bodies, and on the physical geography of the countries in which they are found. Addressed to Sir John Pringle, Bart. P.R.S. by John Strange, Esq. F. R. S'

Read 15 June 1775
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1775.0003
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4953Strange; John (1732 - 1799)1732 - 1799
NA6809Pringle; Sir; John (1707 - 1782)1707 - 1782
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