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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Nature   [before 27 March 1879]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

In reply to a query [in Nature 19 (1879): 433] CD reports that vessels full of water were kept on the deck of a ship to discourage rats from gnawing holes in the ship’s water casks.

Summary

In reply to a query [in Nature 19 (1879): 433] CD reports that vessels full of water were kept on the deck of a ship to discourage rats from gnawing holes in the ship’s water casks.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8826
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Nature
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
Nature, 27 March 1879, p. 481

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8826,” accessed on 9 April 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-8826.xml

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