Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 269
TitleLetter from Henry Wollaston Blake to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from London Street. The letter expresses Blake's eagerness to get started with the boilers for the Eastern Steam ship, describes the progress on the engine cylinders and requests some drawings for Watt & Co to work from. Blake also wonders if Brunel has seen De Berg's ideas for a submerged propeller in lieu of paddle wheels.
Date17 September 1854
FormatManuscript volume
Extent1 page


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