Reference numberEL/T/2
TitleLetter, from Silas Taylor [to the Royal Society]
CreatorTaylor; Silas (1624-1678); parliamentarian army officer; antiquary
Date14 July 1663
DescriptionConcerns cider-making: varieties of apples in Herefordshire (pippins, pearmaines, redstrakes) and a pear (Bareland) in Hereford and Worcestershire; about yield and taste; method for making cider
Figure of a barrel in text
Raed to the Royal Society on 22 July 1663
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Access statusOpen
Related materialTranscribed in 'The correspondence of Henry Oldenburg', ed and trans by A Rupert Hall & Marie Boas Hall, vol 2, p 81
URL descriptionAlso available on Early Modern Letters Online
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