Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 138-140
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to Henry Wollaston Blake
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, London. The letter warns Blake, when preparing his designs for the boilers and engines for the projected steam ship, to consider putting enough strength in the boiler parts to prevent elasticity which is not generally considered enough and offering other considerations for designing the boilers and engines of sufficient power.
Date28 April 1853
FormatManuscript volume
Extent3 pages




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