|Title||Paper, 'On some fossil bones discovered in caverns in the limestone quarries of Oreston' by Joseph Whidbey in a letter to John Barrow|
|Description||Refers to limestone caverns in Oreston, now a suburb of Plymouth. A portion of this paper was written by William Clift. The manuscript for Clift's section is found at PT/16/10. Illustrations for this paper have been separated from the manuscript and are found at PT/73/10/7-17.|
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On some fossil bones discovered in caverns in the limestone quarries of Oreston. By Joseph Whidbey, Esq. F. R. S. in a letter addressed to John Barrow, Esq. F. R. S. to which is added, a description of the bones by Mr. William Clift, Conservator of the Museum of the College of Surgeons'.
Written by Whidbey at the Admiralty, London. Read 6 February 1823.
Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 2, 1833.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1815.0204|
|Related records in the catalogue||PT/16/10|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA2833||Whidbey; Joseph (1755 - 1833)||1755 - 1833|
|NA2824||Barrow; Sir; John (1764 - 1848)||1764 - 1848|