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Concerns cider-making: varieties of apples in Herefordshire (pippins, pearmaines, redstrakes) and a pear (Bareland) in Hereford and Worcestershire; about yield and taste; method for making cider
Figure of a barrel in text
Raed to the Royal Society on 22 July 1663

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14 July 1663
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4 pages

Creator name

Silas Taylor

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Silas Taylor, Letter, from Silas Taylor [to the Royal Society], 14 July 1663, EL/T/2, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 26 May 2024

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    Dates: 1613-1740

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