Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 114
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to John Yates, secretary of the Eastern Steam Navigation Company
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, London. The letter exclaims over the differences in rate charged by Peninsular & Oriental for a single traveller and a married couple to travel to India. Brunel also asks for additional details to try and work out exactly how much profit the ship earns per voyage and how much the Eastern Steam Navigation Company might make from carrying cargo.
Date18 November 1852
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page


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