Reference numberRBO/13/94
Alternative reference numberRBO.13.486
Title'Remarks on the height of Mountains in general and those of Swisserland [Switzerland] in particular; with an account of the Rise of some of the most considerable Rivers of Europe' by J G Scheuchzer
DescriptionTable showing the height of mountains according to several ancient and modern writers
Discussing the height of Snowden by J Caswell of Oxford and Halley's observations at the top of Snowdon on 26 May 1697
Lists the heights of mountains in France
Discussing the heights of the mountains of Switzerland - and the lakes, alpine plants
Read to the Royal Society on 7 and 14 March 1727
Extent21 sides
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Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA562Scheuchzer; John Caspar (1702 - 1729)1702 - 1729
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