Reference numberPT/42/9/2
TitlePlate, diagram of formation of strata of shell by [Henry Hennessy]
DescriptionDiagram showing the formation of the various strata of the shell, likely drawn by Hennessy.

Subject: Geology

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Researches in terrestrial physics.-Part II'.

Communicated by Major [North Ludlow] Beamish. Received by the Royal Society on 8 February 1849. Read 15 March 1849.
Physical descriptionInk diagram on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0182
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1851.0025
Related records in the cataloguePT/42/9
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5993Hennessy; Henry (1826 - 1901)1826 - 1901
NA658Beamish; North Ludlow (1797 - 1872)1797 - 1872
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