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From John Provis   20 July 1842

Holyhead.

July 20th. 1842.

Sir,

I have again examined my Section and also the Field Book from which it was laid down, but on neither is the Village of Bethesda shewn. The nearest point I can give you to that place is Tyn-y-maes (a small Inn where the Mail changes horses) which is 604.9 Feet above the Road in front of the Hotel at Holyhead.

I remain | Sir | Your obedt Servant | John Provis Chas. Darwin Esqre

Summary

Location of village of Bethesda [NW Wales].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-636
From
John Provis
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Holyhead
Source of text
DAR 27.1: B24
Physical description
1p †

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 636,” accessed on 20 August 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-636

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 2

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