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Basic Slag on Grassland, 1870s-1930s

Identifier: Coll-1434/1401

Scope and Contents

Photograph of two boxes of basic slag on grassland with heavy soil which were part of the Bath and West Society experiment in November 1901. The experiment was discussed in Vide Socity's Journal in 1903, pg. 17 and was shown at the "Royal", June 23, 1903. The sign on the boxes note that one is without basic slag and the other is with basic slag, but both samples were sent by John Reeve of West Grinstead, Horsham.


  • 1870s-1930s

Language of Materials


Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 82mm

Conditions Governing Access



From the Fonds: 50 boxes, 3,465 slides

Physical Description

1 slide 81mm by 82mm


81mm by 82mm

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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