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Paper, an account of the ground of a waterpit bored at Amsterdam by Christian Huygens

Reference number: CLP/9i/10

Date: 24 June 1663

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Water-pit was bored in 1605 at the Hospital of Old Men (232 feet deep). List of different soils which were found is given.

Subject: Geology

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CLP/9i/10
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24 June 1663
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Ink on paper
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1 page
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Manuscript

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Christiaan Huygens

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Christiaan Huygens, Paper, an account of the ground of a waterpit bored at Amsterdam by Christian Huygens, 24 June 1663, CLP/9i/10, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/clp_9i_10/paper-an-account-of-the-ground-of-a-waterpit-bored-at-amsterdam-by-christian-huygens, accessed on 21 May 2024

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