Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 242-243
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to C. May
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, London. The letter asks if Brunel can keep C. Piazzi Smyth's letter and requests that May give Smyth carte blanche with his experiments on naval instruments and mentions the experiments that Brunel himself wants to make on naval observation instruments and his opinions on the changes that Smyth is making to his instruments. The letter is illustrated with two sketches demonstrating some of the points that Brunel mentions.
Date6 July 1854
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages



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