Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 410
Eshcol Park, Campbelltown
Augt 2nd 1869.
Sir William McArthur
Chas. [Turner?] has desired me to give you the proportions of Lime. Sulphur &c that I use in dressing my grape vines; I feel very great pleasure in doing so. viz.
6 lbs Sulphur }
6 lbs slaked Lime} well mixed dry
add 3 gallons of cold water and stir
boil for 20 minutes - stir occasionally most of the sulphur will disolve