Ref NoDM1306/11/1/1/folio 90-91
TitleLetter from John Yates, secretary of the Eastern Steam Navigation Company, to Isambard Kingdom Brunel
DescriptionWritten from the Eastern Steam Navigation Company at 1 Royal Exchange Buildings, London. The letter answers Brunel's questions about the estimated weight of passengers, the rates that Peninsular & Oriental charge for excess luggage, the quantity of cargo that will be carried on each leg of the journey and the estimated income from the cargo. There is a pencil annotation at the head of the letter synopsising the contents.
Date13 July 1852
FormatManuscript volume
Extent2 pages



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