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Image number: RS.15536
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Mines of Devon and Cornwall

Date

7 November 1667

Creator

Unknown, Artist

Object type

Archive reference number

Manuscript page number

p1

Material

Dimensions

height (page): 215mm
width (page): 306mm

Subject

Content object

Description

Map of the mines of Devon and Cornwall.

Printed in S. Colepress, 'An account of some mineral observations touching the mines of Cornwall and Devon', Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, vol. 6, no. 69 (March 1671), pp. 2096-113, tab. 2.

Transcription

Labelled:

Tab.2
of Dartmore
Transcribed by the Making Visible project

Object history

At the meeting of the Royal Society on 7 November 1667, ‘Mr. Colepresse’s observations on the tin mines of Devonshire and Cornwall were read, and ordered to be registered’ (Birch 2:208).

Printed in S. Colepress, 'An account of some mineral observations touching the mines of Cornwall and Devon', Phil. Trans. vol. 6, no. 69 (March 1671), pp. 2096-113, tab. 2. Ref. to 'annexed scheme in Tab. II' and legend at 2102-04, tab. 2.

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