Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution
The promotion advancement of science, literature and art
In our original building, next to Parade Gardens, the vaults were rented out to a wine merchant.
Labyrinthiform Anthozoan: This brain coral, Diploria labyrinthiformis, is a reef building coral from tropical areas of the west Atlantic Ocean. It is a member of the class Anthozoa (a name derived from the latin for "flower-animal") within the phylum Cnidaria (a name derived from the latin for "sea-nettle").