Reference numberCLP/9i/73
TitleExtract, English translation of 'An account of the imperial saltworks of Soowar in Upper Hungary translated from the High Dutch of Ernest Bruckman of the Academy of Brunswick' by unknown author
DescriptionExtract titled from the 'Assemblage des Evenements de Physique, Medicine, Arts et autre Literature'. French manuscript at CLP/9i/72.

The account details the precise location of Sooswar and recounts a visit made by Brukmann to the salt mines in the company of a physician called Poekin. Brukmann describes the process of mining and refining the salt.

Subject: Mineralogy

Communicated by Hans Sloane. Read 12 March 1729.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueCLP/9i/72
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8406Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector1660 - 1753
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