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DCP-LETT-4548

From E. A. Darwin   30 June [1864]1

June 30

Dear Charles.

Sir H H2 told me yesterday that he had been going over Buxtons brewery3 & he was told as a certain fact that they cannot go on with their own yeast but are obliged to interchange with other breweries. He thought this might interest you.

Yours aff. | E D

Footnotes

1
The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Charles Buxton, 21 October 1864.
2
Henry Holland.
3
The reference is to the brewery of Charles Buxton; Buxton was a partner in the brewery of Truman, Hanbury, Buxton & Co. and was Holland’s son-in-law (DNB). See letter to Charles Buxton, 12 October [1864], and letter from Charles Buxton, 21 October 1864.

Summary

Henry Holland thought CD would be interested to know that Buxton’s brewery cannot go on with their own yeast, but are obliged to interchange with other breweries.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-4548
From
Darwin, E. A.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
DAR 105: B30
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4548,” accessed on 28 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4548

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