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Reference numberCLP/6/28
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'A relation of M Rochford's going down under water at Gottenburg in Sweden' by unknown author
Date[c17th Century]
DescriptionPaper regarding a diving expedition to retrieve brass guns that had sunk on the coast of Gothenburg in Sweden in the King of Denmark's ship Sophia. The author describes several design suggestions for diving suits, including a leather suit, a copper kettle, and a diving bell made of lead.

Subject: Hydrography
LanguageEnglish
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
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