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Reference numberL&P/1/76
LevelItem
TitleLetter, 'Some observations on Mr Sutton's invention to extract the foul air from the well and other parts of ships' from William Watson to Martin Folkes
Date4 December 1741
DescriptionLetter and paper.

Subject: Chemistry/Physiology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Some observations upon Mr. Sutton's invention to extract the soul and stinking air from the well and other parts of ships, with critical remarks upon the use of windsails'.

Read 1 April 1742.
Extent16p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1742.0024
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7588Watson; Sir; William (1715 - 1787)1715 - 1787
NA8378Folkes; Martin (1690 - 1754); antiquary and natural philosopher1690 - 1754
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