Record

Reference numberRBC/2/13
Alternative reference numberRBC/2/45
LevelItem
Title'An Account of the Ground of a Waterpitt Boared at Amsterdam presented to the Society' by Christian Huygens
Date24 June 1663
Description'In the year 1605 the 15th of July a Water pitt was boared at Amsterdam in the Hospitall of Old men, deep 232 feet whiich is some 32 feet higher then the steeple of the Old Church there....'
List of different soils which were found is given
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 side
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRBO/2ii/43
RBO/2i/52
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CodeNameDates
NA8062Huygens; Christian (1629 - 1695); natural philosopher1629 - 1695
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