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Herapath, Thornton John (1830-1858)
- Herapath, Thornton John, 1830-1858
- mid 19th century
- Archives and manuscripts
About this work
Journal of voyage from Southampton to Chile via the Panama overland route, stopping with Herapath's arrival at "Huanacho or Guanacho" (probably Huanchaco).
mid 19th century
1 volume Manuscript, with carbon copy
From the McCormick papers; presented 1911.
Herapath was on his way to take up the appointment of Chief Chemist to the Mexican and South American Smelting Company at Herradura near Coquimbo; he drowned on the return voyage. (1856).
Database description transcribed from Richard Aspin and Christopher Hilton's typescript supplement to S.A.J Moorat's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts
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