|Title||Extract, 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|
|Description||Extract 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.
Communicated by Hans Sloane. Read 12 March 1729.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related records in the catalogue||CLP/9i/72|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8406||Sloane; Sir; Hans (1660 - 1753); physician and collector||1660 - 1753|