Reference numberNLB/67/612
Alternative reference numberNLB/67 p330
TitleCopy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Thomas Barlow] Wood, FRS
Date29 January 1925
DescriptionAsks Professor [Thomas Barlow] Wood to help with a 'rather curious' enquiry - a ship sailing from Australia had salt or ore of lead in its hull, and grain was placed on top, and when the lead dust got into the grain it was declared unfit for human consumption. Asks Wood to suggest an expert who can advise the shipowners on what might be done.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA789Wood; Thomas Barlow (1869 - 1929)1869 - 1929
NA8234Hardy; Sir; William Bate (1864 - 1934)1864 - 1934
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