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Notes on cearban [sunfish or basking shark], 1877

Identifier: Coll-97/CW108/54

Scope and Contents

Notes on 'cearban [sunfish or basking shark] Harris' and that old men only saw one female sun-fish and that it produced 12 barrels of oil where generally one would produce 7 to 9 barrels.


  • Creation: 1877

Language of Materials


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This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 62 folios ; 23.5 x 19.5 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 17r, line 4 to folio 17r, line 6

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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