Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Piw o whei Kernöwyon? Elizabeth Carne

Elizabeth Catherine Thomas Carne o sciensydhes (scientist), doregores (geologist) ha bancores (banker) a veu genys en Felek (Phillack) en Kernow e'n vledhen 1817. Perhednow (owners) whelyow cober ha sten ha marchons rych o 'y herens (relatives, family) ha methodyts lel. Elizabeth a dheskas dro dhe sciens e'n laboratorys a'n whelyow lebma vedha examnys ha assayys an meyn ha'n stoff cober ha sten. Hei a scrifas adro dhe tewder (thickness, density) an meyn ha'n peth era et anjei. Tho hei an kensa benyn dhe voas amyttys vel esel an Royal Geological Society of Cornwall - ha hanow da ew Carn rag doregores! En cres an gansbledhen hei a ûsyas radn 'y mòna dhe weres dhe vohojogyon (poor folk) a'n costys-na: derevel scolyow, rag sampel. Hei a verwas en Pensans e'n vledhen 1873.
http://hypatia-trust.org.uk/2014/04/18/19th-century-hypatia-elizabeth-catherine-thomas-carne-1817-1873/

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