Reference numberRBO/4/24
Alternative reference numberRBO.4.83
Title'Queries concerning the Salt-Springs and Salt-work of Nantwich Recommended by Mr Oldenburg to Dr William Jackson, Physician at Nantwich'
DescriptionList of questions and answers concerning the salt-springs in Nantwich near Crewe (Cheshire) - details about the depth of the springs, location of hills and plants, how much salt from brine is produced, the procedure of producing salt

At end is an additional observation of the weight of brine written on 8 March 1669

Read to the Royal Society on 21 October 1669
Extent9 sides
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Access statusOpen
Related materialPrinted in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 4, no 53, p 1060
Related records in the catalogueEL/I1/159
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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