Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 272-273
TitleLetter from Isambard Kingdom Brunel to Henry Wollaston Blake
DescriptionWritten from 18 Duke Street, London. The letter discusses Blake's proposed plan for the boilers for the screw engine of the Eastern Steam Navigation Company's ship and confirms which elements Brunel is happy with and which he wishes to be changed. In particular, Brunel mentions the furnaces, the uptake or aggregate flue, the stays and the ash pit doors or dampers.
Date21 October 1854
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages



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