Reference numberCLP/6/15
TitlePaper, 'Notes concerning dyving [diving] and working under water' by Mr Mawle
DescriptionMawle describes ways to convey air underwater for divers, allowing them to remain underwater for half an hour up to a depth of 29 fathoms.

Subject: Oceanography

Read to the Royal Society on 23 March 1663.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialJBO/2/55
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