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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 24 September 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-8826.xml

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