BUXTON, MINERAL WATERS OF
\bˈʌkstən], \bˈʌkstən], \b_ˈʌ_k_s_t_ə_n]\
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Buxton is a village in Derbyshire. The springs are thermal, and about 82 Fahrenheit. They contain sulphate of soda, chloride of calcium, chloride of sodium, chloride of magnesium, carbonate of lime, carbonic acid, and azote. They are used in cases in which thermal springs, in general, are recommended. They contain little or no mineral impregnation.
By Robley Dunglison
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