Record

Reference numberCLP/10iii/27
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Our manner or wayes of flooding our lands without the help of a river, and the proffitts thence arising' by Sir Norton Knatchbull
Date[1660s]
DescriptionPaper regarding methods of flooding lands in Kent using a small stream and rainwater. Knatchbull reports that this flooding is profitable for the community as it makes the land safer for sheep and eliminates weeds and other invasive plants.

Subject: Agriculture

Procured by Henry Oldenburg.
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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