Reference numberPT/22/2
TitlePaper, 'Some account of the volcanic eruption of Cosegüina in the Bay of Fonseca, commonly called the Bay of Conchagua on the western coast of Central America' by Alex [Alexander] Caldcleugh
Date18 August 1835
DescriptionRefers to the volcano called Cosegüina, located in Nicaragua near the Gulf of Fonseca.

Subject: Seismology

Published in volume 126 of Philosophical Transactions as 'Some account of the Volcanic eruption of Cosegüina in the Bay of Fonseca, commonly called the Bay of Conchagua, on the Western Coast of Central America'.

Written by Caldcleugh in Santiago de Chile. Received by the Royal Society on 29 December 1835. Read 7 January 1836.

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 3, 1837.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1830.0224
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1836.0006
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2494Caldcleugh; Alexander (- 1858) - 1858
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