Record

Reference numberRBO/4/24
Alternative reference numberRBO.4.83
LevelItem
Title'Queries concerning the Salt-Springs and Salt-work of Nantwich Recommended by Mr Oldenburg to Dr William Jackson, Physician at Nantwich'
Date1669
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
LanguageEnglish
Extent9 sides
FormatManuscript
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
CodeNameDates
NA8001Oldenburg; Henry (c1619 - 1677); scientific correspondentc1619 - 1677
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