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To Charles Buxton   12 October [1864]

Summary

Has heard that the yeast in CB’s brewery has failed. Asks for confirmation and answers to some questions.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Buxton
Date:  12 Oct [1864]
Classmark:  DAR 92: A36–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4633

From Charles Buxton   21 October 1864

Summary

Forwards a letter from his head brewer, Laurence Burleigh, on yeast. They seldom exchange yeast with other brewers, and he doubts whether weak yeast from one brewery will ferment strongly in another.

Author:  Charles Buxton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  21 Oct 1864
Classmark:  DAR 160: 375, 394
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4641
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