Mary Evans Fall of meteorites at Hatford, Berkshire, UK 10007711
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Picture No 10007711
Date 9 April 1628
Description Fall of meteorites at Hatford, Berkshire, UK
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When meteorites fall at Hatford, Berkshire, Mistress Greene, a witness, has one dug up, though one of the diggers swoons in terror. Before the fall, sounds were heard resembling thunder, or a cannon firing, followed by a drumbeat.
Source contemporary broadsheet
Credit Mary Evans Picture Library
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Mary Evans Picture No 10007711 - When meteorites fall at Hatford, Berkshire, Mistress Greene, a witness, has one dug up, though one of the diggers swoons in terror. Before the fall, sounds were heard resembling thunder, or a cannon firing, followed by a drumbeat.

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