Correspondence, memoranda and other papers concerning the industrial experiments carried out at Culross by Archibald, Earl of Dundonald. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.5379
Level of Description
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Dates

  • 1782-1788. (Creation)

Extents

  • 181 Leaves (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    181 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers concern the extraction of tar from coal (folio 1), and improved methods of refining salt (folio 81), and include fragments of corrected page proofs of Archibald, Earl of Dundonald's pamphlet ‘The present state of the manufacture of salt’ (folio 122).

  • Bibliography

    Dundonald, Cochrane, Archibald, Earl of. ‘The present state of the manufacture of salt’ (London, 1785).

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