Hatford

HatfordHatford, Berkshire image Wikipedia

Type – Stone – unclassified

Location – Hatford, Berkshire

Total known weight – 29kg

Circumstances – Although none of the Hatford stone is preserved today, from contemporary accounts there can be little doubt that this was a genuine meteorite. One of the descriptions indicates: “In colour outwardly blackish, somewhat like iron, crusted over with that blackness about the thickness of a shilling, within it is soft material, mixed with some kind of mineral, shining like small pieces of glass”.

Information compiled by BIMS

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